J.D. Eames
playwright

Bio

J.D. studied playwriting with award-winning dramatist Will Dunne. She also studied screenwriting with James Dalessandro in San Francisco and survived the Writer’s Boot Camp in Los Angeles.

J.D.’s plays have been performed in San Francisco, San Diego, Chicago, New York, and even Alaska.

She is an alumnus of the oldest playwrights’ workshop in the Bay Area, The Monday Night Group. Twice J.D. has been selected to participate in ATHE’s New Play Development Workshop.

J.D. was a founding member of the West Coast Playwrights Alliance, a playwrights’ theatre company, 1999-2001. The WCPA premiered her play Never Say Grace in November 2000.

In April 2007 J.D. left her San Francisco hometown and moved with her partner to Louisville, Kentucky.