Leigh Marshall

Leigh Marshall

Leigh Marshall

Recipient: Iowa Arts Fellowship

Leigh Marshall is an MFA playwright in the Theatre Arts Program at the University of Iowa. She has received an Iowa Arts Fellowship from the Graduate College.

Marshall writes plays about life and death in the context of love.  One such production, Laterality, was held Feb. 21-24, 2019 at the Theatre Building.

Prior to coming to the UI, she was undergraduate at Stanford University, where she worked as a research and executive assistant to former Dean of Students and New York Times Bestselling Author Julie Lythcott-Haims.