Susan
Stanton

Playwright and scriptwriter for film and TV.

Susan is currently writing an episode of Succession, HBO's new show created by Jesse Armstrong and developing new work with Yale Repertory Theater, South Coast Rep and Ensemble Studio Theater. She has worked with Disney Creative Entertainment and received a Feature Film Development Grant and Screenwriting Award from the Sloan Foundation.

Susan is an inaugural recipient of the Venturous Playwrights Fellowship with the Lark; a two-time Sundance Institute's Theater Lab Resident Playwright, and an alumni of the Public Theater’s Emerging Writer’s Group. Her plays include we, the invisibles, winner of Leah Ryan’s FEWW award, Today Is My Birthday, which premiered at Sundance and Takarazuka!!! an East West Players Production.