Myra Slotnick


Myra Slotnick is a proud member of the Dramatists Guild and is an award- winning playwright whose work has been produced across the country. Most notably, the World Premiere of The Weight of Water, at the historic Provincetown Theater in 2011. The play about the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina garnered much critical acclaim and went on to a full production off-B'way in 2013. In 2015 Ms. Slotnick (book & lyrics) and Grammy winning composer Peter Stopschinski, created a new musical, The Beachcomber Boys, about Provincetown’s famed artists colony. The inaugural reading was performed in New York's West Village, followed by a performance at Provincetown’s historic Art Association and Museum in honor of the Beachcomber’s Centennial in spring of 2016. The Shadow Child, about a family in 1960's Brooklyn coming to terms with their survival of the Holocaust, was performed at Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater in winter of 2017 and The Blank Theatre in LA that spring.