Gwendolyn Rice is a professional writer and playwright based in Madison, Wisconsin.

She holds an MA in Theater Literature, History, and Criticism from UW-Madison, and a BA in English and Theater from the University of Iowa. Gwen has worked in marketing, communications, and fundraising for a variety of corporations and non-profit organizations over the course of her career. Among other freelance projects, she currently reviews theater and performing arts events for Isthmus,, and The Capital Times, and has also taught playwriting classes for UW-Madison, Children’s Theater of Madison, The Greater Madison Writing Project, Renaissance Theaterworks, and the Milwaukee Rep. She is a member of Chicago Dramatists and the Dramatists Guild.



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Recent Criticism and Writing