Bio

Produced widely in both The United States and Australia, Drew made his Off-Broadway premiere of his new play OUT OF ICELAND in the spring of 2012 starring Lea Delaria (ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK) at Walker Space. He has been a semi-finalist at the O’Neill Theatre Conference, The Lark Playwrights’ Week, the Heidman Award, the P73 Playwriting Fellowship and most recently, received a writing residency at Hawthornden Castle in Scotland. His short play, THE ANNIVERSARY, after receiving a world premiere in Australia and a U.S. premiere in New York, is published in Vintage Anthology’s recent SHORTER, FASTER, FUNNIER. In 2015 his new play, THE CANNIBALS OF MCGOWER COUNTY was featured in Asolo Repertory’s Unplugged Festival of New Work as well an O’Neill Finalist in 2016. Most recently, Drew was a writer-in-residence at the Studios of Key West Artist Residency, in addition to the Key West Literary Seminar. Most recently, his musical THE NEW PEGGY was featured at The Green Room 42 in a concert starring Ann Harada. The show premiered on The Micro Musical Theatre Podcast in August of 2018.

His film for which he wrote the screenplay, C U @ ED’s, was featured in over 15 film festivals around the country, winning the “Audience Award” at the DC Film Fest. A former member of Ensemble Studio Theatre-LA’s Playwrights Coalition, he is based out of New York, where he is developing new plays, musicals and original and adapted work for the screen.