(Playwright) MIDDLETOWN (Horton Foote Prize for Promising New American Play, 2010) is receiving its world premiere at the Vineyard Theatre, New York. It will subsequently be produced in June 2011 at Steppenwolf Theatre, Chicago. Will’s play TRAGEDY: A TRAGEDY received its US premiere at Berkeley Repertory Theatre in 2008, and his collection of short plays entitled OH, THE HUMANITY AND OTHER EXCLAMATIONS world premiered at The Flea Theater starring Marisa Tomei and Brian Hutchison. THOM PAIN (BASED ON NOTHING) was a finalist for the 2005 Pulitzer Prize in Drama. Will’s play THE FLU SEASON received the 2004 Oppenheimer Award for the best debut production in New York by an American playwright. Will’s plays have also been produced by the Gate Theatre, the SOHO Theatre and BBC Radio, in London; the Rude Mechanicals Theater Company, Naked Angels and the Ensemble Studio Theatre, in New York. His plays are published by Oberon Books, TCG and Playscripts.