Sofya is an incoming Jerome Fellow at the Playwrights Center. She's a member of EST/Youngblood and has developed work with EST, the Brick, Williamstown, the cell, JACK, BAC, Barn Arts Collective, The Hearth, the Araca Group, the Tank, Hearth Gods, Dixon Place, the Flea, Steep Theatre, Chicago Dramatists and more. Commissions from the Sloan Foundation, Steep Theatre, The Motor Company and Chinatown Soup. Semi-finalist for The Playwrights Realm Writing Fellowship and Princess Grace Award. Finalist for Actor’s Theatre of Louisville’s Heideman Award and published (twice) in The Dionysian. She was chosen for UCF’s inaugural Pegasus PlayLab this spring and serves as the official annual judge for Hendrix College’s playwriting competition. She got her MFA in Writing for the Screen & Stage at Northwestern University and teaches writing at St. John’s University.