Janet S. Tiger has written over 100 plays and screenplays, 1000 + monologues and now books. Her award winning plays have been produced internationally from New York to New Zealand and are in popular anthologies in the United States and Canada.
She received her BA in Comparative Literature from San Diego State University in 1973 and has worked as a scriptwriter in Hollywood. She now lives in San Diego with her husband and children and continues to write daily.
Exciting news -
Day Job was the First Place winner in the 2017 Script Tease of Short Plays.
Breeding Grounds (one-act) was the was the First Place winner from both judges and audience at the CJC 5 Minute Short Play Festival at the MLLJCC in San Diego.and the longer version was an Honorable Mention in the 2016 Script Tease of New Plays.
That 24 Hour Thing at the Fringe Festival featured a brand new piece - written in 24 hours! - by Janet S. Tiger -July 3, 2016 Great show! New play - LOCKER ROOM CHANGES available for sale here
Blind Woman's Bluff was performed at Kennedy Center last year by Joseph Batiste and Ashley Portis in competition for the prestigious Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship Auditions.
This is the second time Janet's work has been performed at Kennedy Center, the first was Derrick Cooper, Jr.'s performance of the 'Blood' monologue from Transfusion*as a Presidential Scholarship winner!
*Transfusion was completed with an NEA - COMBO grant
New & Notable
June 8, 2016
Janet S. Tiger received a grant from The San Diego Foundation Creative Catalyst Program 2016-17 to write and produce a new play , CAREGIVERS ANONYMOUS. The first public performance is Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017.
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CaregiversAnon.org click here
Sponsor - Playwrights Project
One new free monologue a day--
for over two years! Up to 849 monologues so far!