Kenneth Jones

Kenneth Jones



PlayLab: TEN MINUTES ON A BENCH: Playwright

Breakout play Alabama Story (published by Dramatists Play Service) has been seen in more than 65 cities around the nation. It was a nominee for the Steinberg/American Theatre Critics Association New Play Award and a Finalist in the O’Neill National Playwrights Conference. His plays and musicals have been produced or developed at Pioneer Theatre Company, Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, Clarence Brown Theatre, Alabama Shakespeare Festival, Peninsula Players, Florida Studio Theatre, Wyoming Theatre Festival, Off-Broadway’s TACT and beyond. Selected other works: Tennessee Williams Drank Here (Florida Studio Theatre commission); Two Henrys (O’Neill Semi-Finalist); Hollywood, Nebraska (a three-state rolling world premiere in 2022-23); Circa 1976 (O’Neill Semi-Finalist); Ten Minutes on a Bench; It Happened One Christmas (Pioneer Theatre Company); Naughty/Nice (stagerights.com). He is a member of Dramatists Guild. He writes about his own work and interviews fellow playwrights at ByKennethJones.com.

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