Dan O'Brien
Los Angeles, CA

Dan O’Brien is a poet and playwright in Los Angeles. O’Brien’s poetry collection War Reporter, published by Hanging Loose Press in Brooklyn and CB Editions in London, received the Fenton Aldeburgh First Collection Prize, and was shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best First Collection. O’Brien’s play The Body of an American received its European premiere in January 2014 in an extended run at the Gate Theatre in London, in co-production with Royal & Derngate Theatre in Northampton, England, directed by James Dacre. The Body of an American received the inaugural Edward M. Kennedy Prize for Drama, the PEN Center USA Award for Drama, and the L. Arnold Weissberger Award.

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