Leigh Podgorski

Los Angeles, California

Leigh Podgorski is an award winning playwright and screenwriter. Among her favorite projects are a play and documentary on Cahuilla elder Katherine Siva Saubel entitled We Are Still Here and the one-act play Windstorm for which she interviewed Dr. Elisabeth Kubler Ross. Leigh’s novels include The Women Debrowska that is (very) loosely based on her own Polish ancestry, Ouray’s Peak which follows the story of one matriarchal Ute Indian lineage,(currently in pre-production for the screen) and the Mystery Magical Realism Stone Quest series that includes Desert Chimera, Gallows Ascending, and the newly released Neuri Shape-Shifter.

  • Work
    • Glendale College
  • Education
    • Chicopee High School
    • New England College
    • Cal State Dominguez Hills