RN Healey is a playwright and screenwriter based primarily in Brooklyn New York.  RN enjoys writing about  pop music, absurdism, violent pathology and American geography.

Awards and Residencies:

Vermont Studio Center (merit scholarship), 2017

Wassaic Project artist in residence, 2017

UCross Foundation, 2017 (Whiting Award)

New Georges Theater associated artist (2017)

Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild AIR 2012, 2015, 2016 (scholarship awarded)

Wabash College visiting artist 2016

Harbor Gallery, writer in residence, 2014

Michael Kanin Fellow, Eugene O’Neill Playwrights Conference, 2012

Mary Marlin Fisher Playwriting Award, Carnegie Mellon University, 2012

Alfred P. Sloan Screenwriting Competition, finalist, “Limbs”, 2012

NNPN MFA Playwright’s Workshop, John F. Kennedy Center, 2011

Mark Twain Prize For Comedic Playwriting, “A Vanishing Act”, 2011


MFA Carnegie Mellon University 2012, BA Bennington College 2008