Jonathan Wanner

BIOGRAPHY

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.

CONTACT

57wanner@cua.edu 

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)


*For information on accessing scripts, please contact me via email.

 

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Material purchased on this website may be utilized for personal, non-commercial use for auditions or educational purposes.  For all other inquiries concerning production, publication, reprinting or other types of use, contact the Writer directly at 57wanner@cua.edu

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Jonathan Wanner

Cecilia's story about her spilled latte soon turns into a sermon about her best friend’s problems.

Jonathan Wanner

A recent college grad talks about her embarrassing morning.