Playwright / Screenwriter

QOS Press


“…a well-crafted…engaging drama...QUALITIES OF STARLIGHT registers as a welcome find.” – Washington Post

“...incredibly smart, effective, memorable, and honest...if work like this continues, Gabriel Jason Dean is sure to be thought of as a great modern American playwright.” -- Broadway World

“…well-structured and poetic…plays out in a chorus of beautifully interlaced dialogue…burrows down to the roots of estrangement, but finds hope along the way.” -- Washington City Paper

“ …a dark, yet comedic exploration of family bonds, love, loss, forgiveness, and whether we all really turn into our parents despite our best efforts not to….a night filled with family dysfunction, theoretical astronomy, and a look at the strength of bonds of love and family..." – DC Metro Theatre Arts

“...such well drawn characters with a great deal of humor... they may be broken, but they are not irredeemable.” -- Arts-Lousiville

Arts-Louisville Top Theatre Event 2016

Austin Chronicle Top 10 of 2013

Creative Loafing Atlanta, Feature