National Institute of Dramatic Art
Maura Pierlot is a Canberra-based award-winning author and playwright originally from New York. A former medical news reporter and editor of Australian Medicine, Maura has a bachelor’s degree, master’s degree and doctorate, each in philosophy, specialising in ethics.
Whilst in residence, Maura Pierlot worked on finalising the script for ‘Fragments’, a youth monologue project on mental health. The debut season launched in 2019 at The Street Theatre, Canberra.