Michelle CARTER's many honors include: the PEN USA Literary Award in Drama (2012, 2003); the Susan Glaspell Award; the PEN West Award; Backstage West's Garland Award; a Ground Floor Residency (Berkeley Repertory Theater); and a Donmar Warehouse Theatre residency (London). DREAMSPIEL, a Ukulele Opera (libretto, lyrics) has been performed with the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain at Arcola Theatre (London). Her plays have been produced and developed by Centenary Stage Company; Kirk Douglas Theatre; Asolo Repertory Theatre; Clurman Theatre; Abingdon Theatre; Aurora Theatre (Global Age Project); Magic Theatre; Symmetry Theatre; and Crowded Fire. She has participated in the Women's Playwriting Festival; Unplugged Festival; New York Summer Play Festival; Grimeborn Opera Festival (London); and New Work Festival. Her Dance Theatre collaborations include AFTER ALL, Part I, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco (Erika Chong Shuch, choreographer/director). The recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Grant in Literature, her fiction includes On Other Days while Going Home, a novel published by William Morrow and Penguin Books, and short stories in many magazines and anthologies.