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Recent Highlights

"In a Battle for Female Personhood, These Plays Are on the Front Lines"

(NYTimes, 2020)

"Bess Wohl’s Grand Horizons Won’t Answer All of Your Existential Questions"

(W Magazine, 2020)

"Listen: The Impossible Plays of Bess Wohl"

(Variety, 2020)

"In ‘Make Believe,’ Four Children Meet Their Inner Adults"

(NYTimes, 2019)


"In Casting Real Children in Make Believe' Bess Wohl says Adults Have More to Learn"

(Backstage, 2019)

"Bess Wohl writes plays from an actor’s perspective"

(Harvard Magazine, 2019)

"Continuity: A Conversation With Bess Wohl"

(Onstage with The Goodman, 2017)

"Playwright Bess Wohl and Director Rachel Chavkin Talk Small Mouth Sounds"

(Slant Magazine, 2016)

"In Bess Wohl's 'Small Mouth Sounds,' A Loss of Words Leads to a Gain in Insight"

(New York Times, 2015)

"The Pay's the Thing: Playwrights Find a Lifeline in Television"

(Wall Street Journal, 2015)

Grand Horizons

New York Times (2020)

W Magazine (2020)

The New Yorker (2020)

Variety (2020)

Deadline (2020)

The Hollywood Reporter (2020)

Wall Street Journal (2020)

The Wrap (2020)

Vulture (2020)

The Daily Beast (2020)

Broadway World (2020)

Women and Hollywood (2020)

Broadway News (2020)

Make Believe

New York Times (2019)

The New Yorker (2019)

The Hollywood Reporter (2019)

The Wrap (2019)

Vulture (2019)

Playbill (2019)

Broadway World (2019)

Backstage (2019)

Broadway Radio (2019)

AMNY (2019)

Stage Left (2019)

Hartford Courant (2018)


New York Times (2019)

The New Yorker (2019)

New York Stage Review (2019)

The Hollywood Reporter (2019)

The Wrap (2019)

Vulture (2019)

Time Out New York (2019)

Theater Mania (2019)

Onstage With the Goodman (2017)

Small Mouth Sounds

New York Times  (2016)

Time Out New York (2016)

Vulture (2016)

Huffington Post (2016)

TheatreMania (2016)

The Paris Review (2016)

Buzzfeed "Best Plays and Musicals of the Year" (2016)

New York Times (2015)

Variety (2015)

New York Daily News (2015)

Time Out New York (2015)

New York Post (2015)

Village Voice (2015) (2015)

WATCH: NY1 On Stage interview with Bess Wohl & Cast (2016)

LISTEN: Leonard Lopate Show interview with Bess Wohl & Cast (2016)


Pretty Filthy

New York Times


Hollywood Reporter

Time Out New York

NY Post



LA Times (2016)

Broadway World LA (2016)

LA Times "Best Theatre of 2016" (2013)

Phindie (2013)


American Hero

Vanity Fair (2014)

New York Times (2014)

Variety (2014)

Baltimore Sun (2016)

TheatreMania (2014)

Berkshire Onstage (2013)

Boston Globe (2013)


Cats Talk Back

New York Times




Berkshire Review (2011)

Salt Lake Tribune (2010)

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