Luke Daniel White is an Iowa City-based dramaturg and director. He is currently completing his M.F.A. in Dramaturgy in the University of Iowa Playwrights Workshop where he most recently served as dramaturg on the productions of: HIR; By the Way, Meet Vera Stark; Found; and Nothing But Days; as well directing A Kingdom Jack’d in the 2018 Iowa New Play Festival. In 2017, he assistant directed the inaugural season of Dog Days Theatre at the FSU/Asolo Rep Conservatory. He completed an Artistic Apprenticeship at the Cleveland Play House during its 2016/17 season, where he served as assistant to the director on Sex with Strangers, Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery, and as a dramaturgical assistant on the New Ground Theatre Festival. In 2016, he completed a literary internship at South Coast Repertory and worked on the Pacific Playwrights Festival. Luke earned a B.A. in Theatre from Appalachian State University in 2015. He continues to work as a freelance script reader in addition to his work at Iowa.