Judith Pratt has been an actor, a director and a theatre professor. She has studied playwriting with Lois Weaver, Arthur Kopit, Stuart Spence, Laura Maria Censabella, and Liz Duffy Adams.
Her plays have been produced in New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, Kansas City MO, Austin TX, and Cape Town South Africa. Most recently, Maize was selected by Louisiana State University SciArts as one of three recipients of the inaugural SciArts at LSU Playwriting Prize, and was a Semi-finalist in the 2019 Mach 33: Caltech/Pasadena Playhouse Festival of New Science-Driven Plays. Maize was also a finalist for the TRU Play Reading Series in NYC. (TRU=Theatre Resources Unlimited.) Chimera received a reading from Road Less Traveled Theatre, Buffalo NY, 2016.
Her novel Siljeea Magic, will be published by Black Rose Writing in October.