Gary Winter was a member of OBIE Award winner 13P.
His plays include Daredevil (The Brick); So Unnatural A Level (2015 Heideman Award, Actors Theatre of Louisville);Cooler (The Chocolate Factory; defunkt theater); At Said (PS 122-13P production #4); Golem and Dead Reckoning (Cherry Lane Alternative); Ominous Bastard of Czsherpishnek (HERE); The Lake and Aeneas (The Flea); Jigsaw Nation (South Coast Rep). Centrifugal Force was a runner up for the 2002 Princess Grace Award. His ten-minute play, The White Room, was published in the Jan 2010 issue of Eleven Eleven Journal.
I Love Neil LaBute was published (summer 2011) in Shorter, Faster, Funnier: Comic Plays and Monologues (Vintage Books). See Dick and Jane Get Ready for School was published (March, 2013) in 24 Gun Control Plays (NoPassport Press). Gary wrote Piʻilani and Ko’olau, a ballet suite, for composer Jonathan Newman, to be performed in spring 2019.
From 1984-1989 he directed the legendary Scott & Gary Show for cable television, which featured live performances by experimental bands (ie-Beastie Boys, Butthole Surfers, Shockabilly). In 2008 the show was acquired by NYU’s Fales Library Special Collections.
Support: Page 73, Playwrights Horizons, Lark Theater Fellow, The New Group, E.S.T., SEG Voices, Jewish Play Project, The Puffin Foundation, Dramatists Guild Fellow, Dasha-Epstein Fellow, John Golden Award, MacDowell Colony and YADDO. Awarded a Spielberg Foundation Righteous Persons Fellowship to study Eastern European Jewry in Krakow. Gary tutors incarcerated youths via the Petey Greene program. He goes fly fishing once in a while. MFA-NYU.