Sanaz Toossi is an Iranian-American playwright from Orange County, CA. She holds an MFA in playwriting from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, where she received the John Golden Award for excellence in playwriting. Her short play Baba Karam was read at the Atlantic Theater, where she is the recipient of the Launch commission. She is a member of Youngblood at EST and the Clubbed Thumb early career writers’ group and was a P73 playwriting fellowship semifinalist. Sanaz is a proud child of immigrants.