Patrick Gabridge is an award-winning playwright, novelist, and screenwriter. His passion for history extends to the stage in the form of his historical plays. He has been a Playwriting Fellow with the Huntington Theatre Company and with New Repertory and his short plays have received more than a thousand productions from theatres and schools around the world.
Patrick has a habit of starting things: he helped start Boston’s Rhombus writers’ group, the Chameleon Stage theatre company in Denver, the Bare Bones Theatre company in New York, the publication Market InSight... for Playwrights, and the on-line Playwrights’ Submission Binge. He’s also a member of the Dramatists Guild, StageSource, and a board member of the Theatre Community Benevolent Fund. He is currently the co-founder and coordinator of the New England New Play Alliance and is actively involved with the Boston theater scene.
Patrick has received numerous awards for work, including fellowships from the Colorado Council on the Arts and the Massachusetts Cultural Commission. In his spare time he likes to farm.
|Steering to Freedom||A story of the young man who became the first black captain of a US military ship|
The author’s official web site is gabridge.com