Stan Richardson

Stan Richardson is a playwright and director originally from St. Louis, a graduate of Tisch School of the Arts / NYU and Edward Albee’s Playwrights Workshop in Houston, Texas.

Stan’s plays, which include Veritas, The Children (New York Musical Theatre Festival; with composer Hal Goldberg), and The Tale of the Good Whistleblower of Chaillot’s Caucasian Mother and Her Other Children of a Lesser Marriage Chalk Circle (with composer Rachel Peters), have received workshops and readings at such venues as Second Stage, Ars Nova, Classic Stage Company, Dixon Place, PS122, The Brick Theatre and the New York Musical Theatre Festival. His play, Another Brief Encounter, was published in Plays & Playwrights 2007, available at NYTE.com. Veritas won a 2010 New York International Fringe Festival Overall Excellence Award and was given a 2010 Summer Festivals citation by Talkin’ Broadway recognizing “new plays and musicals selected by our panel of jurors as ready to move to the next level of production and development” (www.veritastheplay.com).  Stan is a contributor to nytheatre.com and a proud member of The Dramatists Guild of America.