Liana Asim

Boston, Massachusetts

Liana Asim

Boston, Massachusetts

Liana Asim is a playwright and actor . Her full-length plays include Bedfellows (developmental reading in Sept. 2014) , Slut Walk or A Play About Marilyn Monroe, The Hairy Scary (a musical co-written with Jabari Asim and Joshua Stephen Kartes), and Brother Nat (an opera co-written with Jabari Asim.) Her ten minute play, Sausage and Law, was produced as a part of “The Mad Dash: A Theatrical Endeavor in 24 Hours.” Her work has been or will be developed at Fresh Ink Theatre, Playwright’s Platform and Emerson College in Boston, MA and at The Players Club and Davenport Studios in NYC. She will also appear in the role of Dogberry in Boston Theater Company’s Much Ado About Nothing this fall. She has studied performance art at Northwestern University and screenwriting, television and playwriting at Emerson College. She is the proud wife of author, Jabari Asim, mother to five brilliant children and two awesome grandchildren.

  • Work
    • Playwright
  • Education
    • Emerson College
    • Northwestern University