Jonathan Yukich’s work is published by Broadway Play Publishing, Smith & Kraus, Playscripts, Inc., Meriwether Press, Heuer Publishing, Eldridge Publishing, Applause Theatre & Cinema Books, and Pioneer Drama Service. His plays have been produced across the United States and in Canada, Australia, South Africa, Hong Kong, India, and throughout Europe. Jonathan has received a number of awards and honors for both his original works and his inventive theatrical adaptations of literary classics, including Alice@Wonderland, Frankenstein Unplugged, Finding Don Quixote and Waking Sleepy Hollow. On average, his plays receive well over 200 full productions each year.
Recently, his short play “Crooked Fork” appeared in The Best Ten-Minute Plays of 2015, published by Smith & Kraus, and his play Finding Don Quixote was published by Heuer Publishing in the winter of 2016. His work has also recently appeared in The Best Men’s Monologues of 2015, The Best Women’s Monologues of 2015, and 222 More Comedy Monologues, all published with Smith & Kraus. Another play, "A Very Short Play About the Very Short Presidency of William Henry Harrison," will be published in The Best 5-Minute Plays, an anthology to be released by Applause in 2017.
At UNH, Jonathan has directed productions of Our Town, The Maids, Psycho Beach Party, The Rocky Horror Show, The Laramie Project: 10 Years Later, and Death: A Play. He has taught Playwriting, Student New Works, Devised Theater, Reviewing the Arts, Advanced Acting, Plays of the 21st Century, Contemporary Performance, Introduction to Theater, and Adapting the Classics.
Jonathan is also co-founder and co-artist director of Trembling Stage (tremblingstage.com).
For more, please visit jonathanyukich.com