Dramatic Writing

Headshot of Professor Oliver Mayer

Oliver Mayer

Author of nearly 30 plays, Mayer is also Resident Faculty Master at USC’s Parkside International Residential College.

Luis Alfaro

A renowned playwright, performance artist, producer and director, Alfaro is the director of the MFA in Dramatic Writing Program and a MacArthur “genius” fellow.

Velina Hasu Houston

Velina Hasu Houston

Award-winning playwright, essayist, poet, author, editor and screenwriter, Houston is Director of the MFA in Dramatic Writing Program.