My name is Alanna.
I use she/her pronouns and I like to collaborate.
Photo credit: Max Danesh
Alanna Coby is a playwright, television writer, and performer living between Kingston, NY and Brooklyn, NY. Her play Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue is a Finalist for the '21-'22 Alliance/Kendeda National Graduate Playwriting competition and a Semi-Finalist of the 2021 O'Neill National Playwrights Conference. Alanna has developed and/or performed her work with SITI Company, Mabou Mines, The Drama League, Dixon Place, and IRT Theater. She is a proud founding member of The Syndicate, an ensemble theatre company that produces new plays by women, queer and trans artists, and she is also the creator of Cooking Rage, a satire cooking blog, and Ugly Comics, a comic series about the creative process.
Alanna has an MFA in Dramatic Writing from NYU, class of 2021, where she was the recipient of a Tisch Graduate Award Scholarship and the Dalio Family Merit Scholarship.
For more information, feel free to reach out at alanna.coby [@] gmail.com.