Jami Brandli

California, United States

Jami Brandli's plays include Technicolor Life, BLISS (or Emily Post is Dead!), S.O.E., M-Theory, ¡SOLDADERA!, as well as shorter works.  Her work has been produced and developed at HotCity Theatre, Boston Center for the Arts, WordBRIDGE, Ashland New Plays Festival, The Lark, New York Theatre Workshop, Great Plains Theatre Conference, Moving Arts, Milwaukee Rep, Rogue Machine Theatre, among other venues.  She received the John Gassner Memorial Playwriting Award and Holland New Voices Award and was a finalist for the Princess Grace Award and O'Neill National Playwrights Conference.  She is also an ongoing contributing writer for Loyola Marymount University's productions of “Hidden Heroes: Service to the World.” In addition, she was a contributing writer for the Elliot Norton Award-Winning production of PS: Page Me Later, a finalist for the Disney/ABC TV Writing Fellowship, and a Visiting Playwright for the 2009 ATHE Conference.  Her short plays are published with Smith & Kraus.  Jami lives in Pasadena, CA, where she's at work on scripts for both stage and screen and a novel. For her day job, she teaches dramatic writing at Lesley University's low-residency MFA program in Boston. Jami is represented by The Gersh Agency. www.jamibrandli.com


Website: http://www.jamibrandli.com/


  • Faculty Member at Lesley University; Low-Residency MFA Program (January 2008 - )


  • Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Emerson College (May 2004)

Genres of Interest

Playwriting, Screenwriting