Gillian Beth Durkee is a Brooklyn-based playwright, screenwriter, and a cappella singer. She is thrilled to be a member of EST/Youngblood.  Gillian has worked with The Tank, Current Harbor, Sam French OOB Festival, Rhapsody Collective, PTP/NYC, In the Water Theatre Company, and Tiny Rhino. She has been a two-time O'Neill National Playwrights Conference semi-finalist, an Alfred P. Sloan screenplay competition awardee, and a Sanguine Project Playwright finalist. Her work has been developed at Sewanee Writers Conference and In the Water Block Island Retreat. She holds a BA from Middlebury College and an MFA from Carnegie Mellon University. www.gillianbethdurkee.com