Her best-known play is Sex with Strangers. Sex with Strangers had its world premiere at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre in 2011. In 2014, it performed off-Broadway at Second Stage Theater in New York. Internationally, Sex with Strangers has been performed in across the globe, including the Sydney Theatre in Australia; translated into Spanish in Buenos Aires, Argentina; a sold-out run at Hampstead Theatre in London; and translated into Portuguese at Teatro das Artes in Rio, Brazil.


With more than 100 separate productions, it's become one of the most produced plays in the United States, and Eason one of the most produced playwrights. It's published by DPS and Overlook Press.

Brazil Production

Sex with Strangers

Laura Eason

SCREENWRITER / PLAYWRIGHT / PRODUCER