Rhiana Yazzie is a Navajo playwright and filmmaker. She’s the 2017 Sally Award winner for Vision and the artistic director of New Native Theatre, newnativetheatre.org. She’s been a Playwrights’ Center fellow (McKnight and Jerome), and has just completed QUEEN CLEOPATRA AND PRINCESS POCAHONTAS a play commissioned by the Oregon Shakespeare Festival and the Public Theater for American Revolutions: the United States History Cycle; as well writing, directing and staring in her first feature film, A WINTER LOVE.
She is also a proud recipient of a 2018 Bush Fellowship.
Visit her website: www.rhianayazzie.com