Madison Colquette

Madison Colquette


Academic Specialist



  • M.F.A. in Dramaturgy, University of Iowa
  • B.A. in Theatre Arts, University of Montevallo

About Madison Colquette

As the Dramaturg for IU Theatre & Dance, Madison contributes to the planning of the mainstage and summer seasons, mentors student dramaturgs and their work on productions, and works with the M.F.A. Playwrights on the development of new plays for the annual At First Sight Festival. For IU Theatre, she has also worked as a dramaturg on Hamlet, Little Shop of Horrors, Wonderful Town, The Goat, Pippin, as well as many new plays for the At First Sight Festival. 

Madison has an M.F.A. in Dramaturgy from the University of Iowa where she served as a dramaturg with the Iowa Playwrights Workshop. She previously worked at the International Writing Program at the University of Iowa, the oldest and largest multinational writing residency in the world, and in the Literary Office at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Waterford, Connecticut.

Hear an interview with Madison Colquette on Indiana Public Media

Recent Credits

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

IU Summer Theatre — Dramaturg

Twisted Tales of Poe

IU Summer Theatre — Dramaturg


IU Summer Theatre — Dramaturg

At First Sight

IU Theatre — Dramaturg, Waycross


IU Theatre — Dramaturg

Little Shop of Horrors

IU Summer Theatre — Dramaturg

Wonderful Town

IU Theatre — Dramaturg

At First Sight - A Festival of New Plays

IU Theatre — Dramaturg (Haus of Mirth)


IU Theatre — Dramaturg