Cynthia L. Cooper

Selected Works

How She Played the Game (here) is a vibrant one-person play that tells the stories of six spirited women from sports history// 'inspirational' -- Billie Jean King// 'makes you feel like praising' -- Village Voice.
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Workshop, Stones, Urban Stages, NYC, dir, Keira Loughran, Nov 2015**Post-Movie Discussion, Teaneck Film Festival, The Hunting Ground, Nov. 2015**How She Played the Game, Eastern Tenn State Univ (ETSU), Sept 8-9 2015**Presentation: International Congress of Historical Sciences, Aug 2015, Jinan, China**How She Played the Game, Sport Literature Association Conference,June 2015** Women, Theatre, The Holocaust, Remember the Women Institute at the Center for Jewish History, NYC Review. Olympic Dreams, NYC, 365Women NY1**Olympic Dreams, Charlotte NC**Sor Juana, published, Indie Theater Now**March 2015: On Writing Books Panel, New York Newswomen's Club**Walls, Julia's Reading Room, League of Professional Theatre Women, dir. by Melanie Sutherland**Second Sight The Drawing Board, NYC**Sentences and Words, Hampshire College, Nov. 9-11**The Outermost House, L.A.**Conversations with Creative Women,The Sandi Klein Show**Stones, HBO in NYC , TV Academy Play Reading Series** Entrepreneur, Lunch Pail Theatre, Canada**What We Write When Not on Assignment,The SHED, Brooklyn**Silence Not, A Love Story, Primary Stages, Reading,**State Secrets, New York Theater Workshop, Reading****Prisoner Diary Project Museum of Tolerance-NY**
MOCKERY OF JUSTICE (here). A search for the truth behind a woman's murder and the case that propels 'The Fugitive' to fame.
NEW WORLD COURT TO JUDGE GENDER-BASED WAR CRIMES (here) The new International Criminal Court is a step forward for women victims of war violence -- Women's Enews

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Read ONLINE with registration at New Play Exchange [http:/​/​]: SILENCE NOT, A LOVE STORY (producing script; full length); SECOND SIGHT (full-length); SLOW BURN (full length); HOW SHE PLAYED THE GAME(70 min. length); SENTENCES AND WORDS (short play).

Read on a separate ONLINE site (Permission required for performance uses):WORKS OF ART (short play, 2 w);SAVING GRACE (short play, one person) SENTENCES AND WORDS(short play, 2 w).

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