Bennett Fisher – Writer

Bennett Fisher is a company member of Campo Santo and People of Interest, an associate artist with the Cutting Ball Theater. His original plays include Borealis (Kendeda Prize Finalist, Bay Area Playwrights Festival and Lark Semi-Finalist), KudzuCampo MalditoMurder Day, Candlestick, Don’t Be EvilDamascus, Whoa is Me, the interactive performance piece Romulus Kilgore’s Mobile Happiness Bazaar, and the young adult plays No Bull and Dis/Connected. They have been presented and produced by the Kennedy Center MFA Playwrights Workshop, La Jolla Playhouse’s WOW Festival, Theater Emory, Theater Masters, Great Plains Theatre Conference, the Martin E. Segel Center, Ubuntu Theater Project, Mixed Blood Theatre Company, the Unicorn Theater, Sleepwalkers Theater, Last Frontier, Campo Santo, New Conservatory Theatre Center, Cutting Ball, Custom Made Theatre Company, PianoFight, People of Interest, Burbage Theatre Company, Journey Theater of Taiwan and others. Mr. Fisher received his MFA in playwriting at UC San Diego, class of 2016, where he also received the distinguished teaching award. He is the 2016 Shank Fellowship Playwright in Residence at Victory Gardens in Chicago.