Judith Glass Collins, PhD

Playwright – Psychodramatist

81 Reef Road | Nordland, WA 98358
Phone: 360-379-9448 | Cell: 360-316-9298

Email: judithglasscollins@gmail.com

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Plays:

iChat (short comedy)

Winner of 10-Minute Play Competition

Island Theatre
Bainbridge Island, WA
Production

August, 2013

Winner of the 17th Annual Playwright’s Festival
One-Act Play Competition

Key City Public Theatre
Port Townsend, WA
Production

March, 2013


Hail to the Red, Blue & Purple (short comedy)

Humor in Paradise, An Evening with Comic Playwrights from the Olympic Peninsula

Port Townsend and
Gardiner, WA
Staged Reading

Summer, 2012



Tribe (full length drama)


Staged Reading at Marrowstone Vineyards

Marrowstone Island, WA

October, 2012

Semi-finalist

7 Devils Playwrights Conference

June, 2011


Glass Kingdom (one-act drama)

Jeffy Award—Best Original play for Jefferson County, Washington, in 2011


Changing Scene Theatre

Summerplay, 2011,
Short Play Festival
Bremerton, WA
Production

Summer, 2011

Winner of the 15th Annual Playwright’s Festival
One-Act Play Competition

Key City Public Theatre
Port Townsend, WA
Production

February, 2011

Monologue from Glass Kingdom

Here, There, & Everywhere
Sponsored by International Centre
for Women Playwrights
Key City Public Theatre
Port Townsend, WA
Staged Reading

March, 2010


Taste (one-act comedy)

Changing Scene Theatre

Summerplay, 2010,
Short Play Festival
Bremerton, WA
Production

September, 2010

Winner of the 14th Annual Playwright’s Festival
One-Act Play Competition

Key City Public Theatre,
Port Townsend, WA
Staged Reading

February, 2010


Of Poisoned Pens and Palates (10-minute play)

Winner of “Find Your Own Voice” Competition

Little Theatre,
Peninsula College
Port Angeles, WA
Production

Spring, 2013

Winner of KNOCK Magazine’s
International Play Contest

Freehold Theatre
Seattle, WA
Staged Reading

May, 2010

Here, There, & Everywhere
(Sponsored by International Centre for Women Playwrights)

Key City Public Theatre
Port Townsend, WA
Staged Reading

May, 2010


Veterans’ Day (one-act drama)

Baltimore Playwright’s Festival

Audrey Herman Spotlighters Theatre
Baltimore, MD
Staged Reading

March, 2011

Darien Players Unplugged

The Actors/Playwrights Workshop
Darien, CT
Staged Reading

July, 2008

Winner of the 12th Annual Playwright’s Festival
One-Act Play Competition

Key City Public Theatre
Production

Feb-March 2008

New Writers/New Works

Actors Theatre
San Francisco, CA
Staged Reading

February, 2000


Clearing the Aisle (one-act drama)

One-woman, one-act comic drama performed by writer

California Institute of Integral Studies,
San Francisco, CA


January, 2005



Publications:

The Glass Kingdom and Veterans’ Day published by Next Stage Press

Of Poisoned Pens and Palates published by KNOCK Magazine, No. 13, May, 2010, Antioch University

Working Toward Aesthetic Distance: Drama Therapy for Adult Victims of Trauma,
Chapter from EXPRESSIVE AND CREATIVE ARTS METHODS FOR TRAUMA SURVIVORS, edited by Lois Carey, Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2006.

Using Psychodrama and dramatherapy Methods in Supervising Dramatherapy Practicum
Students

Chapter from SUPERVISION OF DRAMATHERAPY, edited by Phil Jones & Ditty Dokter

Flying—A short story. Published in COLUMBIA PACIFIC REVIEW, Vol. 3 (1), April, 1993.
Publications (cont.)

Evening Out and Insomniac—Poems. Published in JOURNAL OF POETRY THERAPY, Vol. 2 (3), Spring, 1989.


SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS:


April, 2004

Using Drama Therapy with Trauma Survivors; Regional Drama Therapy Conference
Sponsored by the Northern California Chapter of the National Association for Drama Therapy
(NADT), San Francisco

Aug. 2003

Panel: Moving Toward Peace through the Representation of Violence and Aggression;
Annual National Conference of the National Association of Drama Therapy, San Francisco

May 2003

Psychodrama and Myth: Exploring Different Cultures through Different Goddess Myths;
61st Annual National Conference of the American Society for Group Psychotherapy and Psychodrama, Santa Fe

Nov. 2001


Expressive Arts as a Way Toward Healing: A Workshop for United Airline Attendants;
Ft. Mason, San Francisco



EDUCATION:

Will Dunne Playwriting Course,
San Francisco, CA, 1999–2001

Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology,
California School of Professional Psychology,
San Diego, California, 1995

Master of Arts in Drama Therapy,
New York University,
New York, New York 1983

Bachelor of Speech in Theater Arts,
Northwestern University,
Evanston, Illinois 1973


MEMBERSHIPS:

Associate Member—The Dramatists Guild of America
International Centre for Women Playwrights