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Don X. Nguyen

Don X. Nguyen was born in Saigon, Vietnam, grew up in Lincoln, Nebraska and currently resides in New York City. Full length plays include: The Supreme Leader (Alley All New Festival, Roundabout Underground Reading Series), Hello, From The Children Of Planet Earth (The Playwrights Realm), Sound (Azeotrope/ACT Seattle, finalist: Princess Grace Award), Red Flamboyant (Firebone Theatre Company, 2015 GAP Prize Winner, Ojai Playwrights Conference), The Commencement Of William Tan (produced by Yale Cabaret, developed at New York Stage and Film), The Man From Saigon (developed at ACT New Strands Festival, NYSAF, Naked Angels). Don’s work has been developed or produced at The Public Theater, Roundabout Theatre Company, Labyrinth Theater Company, The Civilians, Ma-Yi Theatre, The Flea, The Bay Area Playwrights Festival, The 52nd Street Project, SPACE on Ryder Farm. Don is the recipient of the 2015 GAP Prize from the Aurora Theatre and New York Stage & Film Founder’s award and has been a finalist for The O’Neill National Playwrights Conference, The Princess Grace Award, and The Woodward International Playwriting Prize. For more information, please visit: thenuge.com.