A Magical Interruption

MT Cozzola
MT Cozzola
MT Cozzola

A writer and artist of diverse skills, MT Cozzola is one of Chicago Dramatists’s newest Resident Playwrights. She is a playwright (Boy Small, Earth to MargaretThe Picture of Dorian Gray), director and screenwriter (comedy horror flick Eye of the Sandman), storytelling artist, poet, and fiction author, recently garnering a Pushcart nomination for her short story Toothbrush.

Join us as we discuss Cozzola’s newest play Pop Up Kid, currently in development with the Something Marvelous Festival (the subject of an extremely popular article last winter), as well as all things Magical Realism.

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Sean Douglass

Sean Douglass is the Managing Editor of The Clyde Fitch Report, as well as an author, playwright and dramaturg. He is the Company Dramaturg for Something Marvelous, Chicago’s annual magical realism festival, and has previously worked at Northlight Theatre and Chicago Dramatists. His plays have been produced or developed at UW-Madison, The Vermont College of Fine Arts, The Chicago Fringe Festival, Luminous Theatre of Milwaukee, Something Marvelous, Chicago Dramatists and Stagecloud. He hosts the CFR’s podcast The Scene and is also an arts writer for the digital news publication Rantt.