Bonnie Blue Edwards


Public bio

Bonnie Blue Edwards is a filmmaker and theatre producer in NYC who grew up in Alabama. She made the switch from a career in international business by working at the McArthur Genius Award-winning nonprofit The Moth-a live storytelling organization with shows nationwide and a Peabody Award-winning radio hour on NPR. She later collaborated with Catherine Burns, Artistic Director of The Moth, and George Dawes Green, Founder of The Moth and renowned author, to produce legendary poet/playwright Edgar Oliver's premiere performance of Helen & Edgar -which received rave reviews from The New York Times and has since showcased at The Public, as well as other prestigious performance centers around the world. Since the premiere, Edwards has worked on a number of film and theatre projects.