UNC Charlotte theatre alumna Stacey Rose has been named a 2017-18 Many Voices Fellow by The Playwrights’ Center in Minneapolis, MN. Founded in 1994, the Many Voices Fellowship is for early-career writers of color and provides recipients with financial and administrative support and introductions to theater leaders in the Twin Cities and Chicago. Two fellows are named each year (one must be from Minnesota); they spend a year-long residency in Minnesota.
Stacey received her Bachelor of Arts in Theatre from UNC Charlotte in 2008 and her Master of Fine Arts in Dramatic Writing from New York University in 2015. She was named a Dramatist Guild Fellow in 2015-16 and has been a writer’s assistant and script coordinator for the upcoming Netflix series, She's Gotta Have It, directed by Spike Lee and based on his 1986 film.
Founded in 1973, The Playwrights’ Center is one of the nation’s most well-respected theater organizations. The Center has helped launch the careers of numerous nationally recognized artists, including August Wilson, Craig Lucas, and Suzan-Lori Parks.