Megan Pope

Megan Pope

Megan (they/them) is a Brooklyn-based playwright and comedy person. Despite the last name, Megan is actually very Jewish.

Megan's recent work includes Dox Modern Middle [Jewish Plays Project Finalist, Princess Grace Award Semi-Finalist], Sarah Sits Shiva For Herself [The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals, PAGE Finalist], Temps [The Breakk], and Lives In Transit [New York Film Festival].
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Megan (they/them) is a Brooklyn-based playwright and comedy person. Despite the last name, Megan is actually very Jewish.

Megan's recent work includes Dox Modern Middle [Jewish Plays Project Finalist, Princess Grace Award Semi-Finalist], Sarah Sits Shiva For Herself [The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals, PAGE Finalist], Temps [The Breakk], and Lives In Transit [New York Film Festival].

​Megan also produces podcasts for Forever Dog Podcast Network, writes for BoogieManja Sketch Comedy, and has contributed to Interview Magazine. If you’re lucky, you can catch Megan doing stand-up in a basement.

Follow Megan on Twitter @mpopetweets + on Instagram @megspope. B.A. Brown University. Member, Dramatists Guild of America.

Plays

  • Dox Modern Middle
    Raphaela, a young modern-orthodox Jew, is outed and sent to Israel to heal.
  • Re/Coil
    -An aging boygirl works through their touch aversion
    -A former Hasidic Jew works through his new touch-allowance
    -A dominatrix becomes a mother
  • Sarah Sits Shiva For Herself
    She comes to me and says "I want to have a shiva for myself." And I say, "A shiva? But those are for people who are dead, and you are very much alive."
  • Bright Bright (Sunshiney)
    Suspended between two bedrooms, Laura and Kate eat, sleep, fight, study, and have sex.
  • Can't Touch This
    Nicole, Louise, and Dylan go camping. It's not brave but it also kinda is.