new play award
Gina's play Book of Esther was named the 2021 winner of the Kernodle New Play Award, a national playwriting competition established in 1986 by the University of Arkansas Department of Theatre
"There is an urgency of voice in Gina’s play and a character’s discovery of their own agency that ultimately drew readers on the committee to it.”
Highlight House Party
Gina and her partner Quinn Rol created and performed in the "Front Porch Follies" presented by Burlington City Arts as part of Highlight House Party, a virtual New Year's Eve celebration to ring in 2021
Press & Interviews
"The Colony is disturbing and will make you reconsider a lot of what you thought you knew about American society — which is why you ought to see it."
-Theater Scoop, September 2021
"The audience last night for The Colony was pretty much blown away: shocked and angry at the historic injustices Stevensen reveals in the play, and impressed by the power and subtlety of the writing."
--The DuPont Registry, January 2019
“There is an urgency of voice in Gina’s play and a character’s discovery of their own agency that ultimately drew readers on the committee to it...the play celebrates the transformative power the very act of writing possesses, which is wholly in the spirit of the Kernodle Award."
2021 Kernodle New Play Award
American Stage interviewed Gina
about her play The Colony for the
21st Century Voices: New Play Festival