Alumni in the News
Donald Jolly '98 is among the nominees for Outstanding Los Angeles Theater announced by the GLAAD Media Awards for his work as writer of Bonded.
Bonded was performed at the Los Angeles Theater Center in Spring 2011.
To see a list of all nominees for the 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards, click here.
To read, in Donald's own words, about why and how he approached writing Bonded, click here for a piece published by the LA Stage Times.
Donald is originally from the District of Columbia, is an LA-based playwright who employs imaginative uses of language to explore the intersections/interactions between race, class, gender, and sexual orientation through historical and contemporary lenses. His work has been developed at Horizon Theatre Company Atlanta, CalArts, Celebration Theatre (LA), USC School of Theatre and Company of Angels. Donald is a past participant in Center Theatre Group’s Writers’ Workshop. He is an Associate Artist with Playwrights’ Arena, a member of the Company of Angels Playwrights Group and a member of The Dramatists Guild of America, Inc. A graduate of Dartmouth College, Donald also holds an M.F.A. in Dramatic Writing from the University of Southern California. For more info, check out his website at www.JollyDrama.com.