Natalie is currently the 'Playwright-in-Residence' at American Stage. She is the author of the upcoming novel, Lies In Bone, a literary mystery set in a forgotten steel town in Pennsylvania. Recent regional acting credits include: Reborning (Urbanite Theatre), Last of the Red Hot Lovers (Stageworks), One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, An Empty Plate in the Café du Grande Boeuf, Becky Shaw, The Comedy of Errors (freeFall Theatre), The Foreigner (American Stage).
Natalie Symons' plays have been developed and produced at freeFall Theatre, ACT Theatre, Aurora Theatre, American Stage, New American Theatre, Theater Schmeater, Florida Studio Theatre, Bridge Street Theatre, Theatre22, Amas Musical Theatre, New Century Theatre, and Urbanite Theatre.
Natalie's new play The People Downstairs will premier at American Stage in the 2019/20 season.
Awards/recognitions: Lark Eden: Suzi Bass nomination, The Buffalo Kings: Creative Loafing Critics’ Choice Award ‘Best Playwright,’ 8 TTB Award nominations including ‘Outstanding Play,’ Broadway World Award ‘Best Play.’ Naming True: Ashland New Play Festival Play4Keeps Podcast, ACT/Theatre22 The Construction Zone New Works Festival, Recipient of Palm Beach Dramaworks’ Dramaworkshop Prize, Bridge Initiative Women in Theatre Playwright of the Year Award finalist, Ashland New Play Festival finalist, Hope and Optimism (University of Notre Dame and Cornell University) finalist.