Rachel Routh

Executive Director

Rachel Routh began her tenure as Executive Director of the Dramatists Guild Fund in 2012. As the Fund’s Chief Executive Officer, she is charged with developing and shaping the Fund’s vital grant making, educational, and outreach programs.

Routh came to the Fund after working as a non-profit and commercial arts consultant in management, marketing and fundraising. Through her own firm, she has worked with writers and non-profit organizations to produce films, special events and performances throughout New York City. Routh also has a background in commercial theater production, as the Director of Development for Amanda Lipitz Productions (Brooklynite).

She attended INSEAD for her post-graduate studies and received her undergraduate degree from DePauw University.


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    The Dramatists Guild Foundation Board of Directors is proud to announce it has just elected Kevin Hager to be its new Vice President. Mr. Hager is the Managing Director of Understood.org and Vice President and Chief Digital Officer of the National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD).

  • 2017-18 Fellows Applications Extended

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    Caridad Svich (12 Ophelias, Magnificent Waste) leads a post-show Q&A of Blood Wedding at Mary Baldwin University (301 Deming Drive, Bottom Floor, Deming Fine Arts Center, Staunton, VA) on February 18 at 9:30 PM as part of The Dramatists Guild Foundation’s Traveling Masters Program.

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