Laura Eason


Laura Eason is the author of 20 plays, original work and adaptation, a musical book writer and screenwriter. Selected productions of full-length plays include Sex With Strangers, The Undeniable Sound of Right Now, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Around the World in 80 Days. As a screenwriter, she wrote on season two and three of the Emmy-winning Netflix show House of Cards. She is an Ensemble Member and former Artistic Director of Chicago’s Lookingglass Theatre (2011 Regional Tony Award). In New York, she is a member of Rising Phoenix Rep, New Georges, and a Women’s Project Playwright’s Lab alumna. More information at or @LeasonNYC on Twitter.

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