Elizabeth Scales Rheinfrank. A graduate of the M.F.A. Playwriting Program at Columbia University, Elizabeth Scales Rheinfrank has had plays produced by Ensemble Studio Theatre, the Women's Project & Productions, Chashama, Inc., the Culture Project, the Drilling Company, the Interart Annex, Pulse Ensemble Theatre, the Abraxxas Theatre Company, Raw Impressions Music Theatre, and Screaming Venus in New York City. Regional credits include The Civic Theatre of Central Florida in Orlando, the CollaborAction Theatre Company in Chicago, and Oberlin College, where she studied as a Battrick Poetry Fellow. She was a member of Youngblood at Ensemble Studio Theatre in New York City from 1999-2003, the Women's Project Playwrights Lab from 1999-2002, and was recently selected as a Heideman Award Finalist by the Actors Theatre of Louisville. She has also received awards from the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts, the American Academy of Poets, and the Mississippi Writers' Club, among others.