James Ijames

with PlayPenn's Playwrights Cohort

James Ijames at PlayPenn’s Playwrights Cohort

Wednesday, December 13th, 2023
7-9pm EST

The Drake

302 S Hicks Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

Pulitzer Prize winner James Ijames visits the Playwright’s Cohort to talk about Publishing his play Fat Ham. There will be a Q&A afterwards followed by a reception.

James Ijames (he/him) is an award-winning playwright. His plays have been produced by many regional theaters. In 2022 he was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in Drama for his play Fat Ham. James' Fat Ham also received a nomination for Best New Play at the 2023 Tony Awards. He was a founding member of Orbiter 3, a PlayPenn alumnus playwright and is currently an Associate Professor of Theatre at Villanova University.

The Drake

302 S Hicks St, Philadelphia, PA 19102