Deanie Vallone is the literary manager at Milwaukee Repertory Theater. Recent dramaturgical credits with Milwaukee Rep include Titanic, The Tasters, Eclipsed, West Side Story, The Niceties, Hootenanny, Junk, and The Chinese Lady. She has previously worked with Baltimore Center Stage, Asolo Repertory Theatre, the Kennedy Center in D.C., and numerous theater companies in Milwaukee. She has been a reader and panelist for several playwriting prizes including the Yale Drama Prize. She received a B.A. in English and creative writing from Cardinal Stritch University and an M.A. in English from St. John’s College, University of Cambridge.