Siena Marilyn Ledger (Playwright)
Siena (they/them) tells stories using multiple mediums––plays, poems, and personal video documentaries. Siena’s plays include The Empty Space, Man and Moon, Inosculation, and Say NO to One Paseo which have had productions in Los Angeles, Chicago, and the United Kingdom. Siena Marilyn Ledger is a playwright, actress, and yogi from San Diego, CA. They graduated from California State University Fullerton's BFA Acting program cum laude, where they studied in-depth the Stanislavski Method and gained a broad taste in theatrical styles. Much of their work is poetic and symbolic. Dragonfly Theatre Company and The 16th Street Theater NFP will be producing Siena's full-length play, "Man and Moon," this fall, which tackles the subject of breast cancer and loss shown through the eyes of a transitioning man and a young girl with a passion for outer space. Siena's most recent play, "Inosculation" was performed at the Hollywood Fringe Festival and depicts a visceral relationship between two antithetical aspects of the same person. Siena is currently based in San Diego and is a member of the Chicago Dramatist's second class of Tutterow Fellows.
Man And Moon will be performed at Madison Street Theater in Oak Park October 21st - November 13th, 2022