Tira Palmquist is known for plays that merge the personal, the political, and the poetic. Her most produced play, Two Degrees, premiered at the Denver Center and will be published this year by TRW Plays. Tira’s current projects include Memory of Winter (The Road Theater’s Under Construction 3) and The Body’s Midnight (Featured Playwright, 2021 Seven Devils New Play Conference, 2022 Boston Court Theater’s Playwrights Group). King Margaret, an adaptation of the Henry VI cycle was featured in the 5 Directors, 5 Plays reading series with Oregon Shakespeare Festival, July 2021. The Way North, a 2019 Kilroys List Honorable Mention, was developed at the 2019 Ashland New Plays Festival and at the 2018 Seven Devils Playwrights Conference. The Way North was also a finalist for the 2018 O’Neill NPC, the 2018 Bay Area Playwrights and the 2019 Blue Ink Playwriting Award.