(Playwright) Sylvia Khoury is a New York-born writer of French and Lebanese descent living in Manhattan. She is currently a member of the 2016-2018 WP Lab, EST/Youngblood, and a 2015-2016 Dramatists’ Guild Fellow. Her play AGAINST THE HILLSIDE was workshopped at the Lark’s Playwrights’ Week, the Eugene O’Neill Playwrights’ Conference, the Roundabout Theater’s Underground Reading Series, NNPN’s National Showcase of New Plays and NNPN’s MFA Playwrights’ Workshop at the Kennedy Center. Her play SELLING KABUL was presented as part of La Jolla Playhouse’s DNA Reading Series and EST/Youngblood’s Bloodworks Series. Sylvia completed her MFA in Playwriting in May 2015 at the New School for Drama, where she received the Ted Snowdon Foundation Playwriting Award. She also has a BA from Columbia University in Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies. She is currently a third-year student at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Contact: Seth Glewen at Gersh.