Jonathan Wanner is a Ph.D. candidate in Renaissance literature at the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. His work has been published in the St. Austin Review and Every Day Fiction. Originally from North Dakota, Jonathan enjoys singing Early Modern polyphony, writing letters, painting, and teaching Classical Rhetoric.
NOTE FROM PLAYWRIGHT
A perfect play is one where, by the time it's over, the play-actors are real and the audience has turned to art.
LIST OF PLAYS
BETWEEN FALLS THE SHADOW https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v-T1LcmUq3E&t=4s
THROUGH BRIARS AND THROUGH BRAMBLES (a Renaissance Pastiche)
CUPID AND DEATH (Operetta, a Renaissance/Baroque Pastiche)
WAITING FOR THE WRITER
YOU ARE AMERICA, JOSEPH ADAM SMITH (One Act)
METAMORPHOSIS, Kafka (One Act adaptation) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IdrEaexf19s&t=154s
MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, Shakespeare (One Act adaptation)
THE TEMPEST, Shakespeare (One Act adaptation)
DOCTOR FAUSTUS, Marlowe (One Act adaptation)
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