Bennett Fisher is a company member of Campo Santo and People of Interest, and an associate artist with the Cutting Ball Theater. His plays have been presented and produced by the La Jolla Playhouse's WOW Festival, the Alliance Theater, the Kennedy Center MFA Playwrights Workshop, the Martin E. Segel Center, People of Interest, Ubuntu Theater Project, Theater Emory, the Unicorn Theater, Sleepwalkers Theater, No Nude Men, New Conservatory, the Cutting Ball Theater, Custom Made Theatre Company, and Bread and Water, and others. As an actor, dramaturg, and director, he has collaborated with California Shakespeare Theatre, Stanford Summer Theatre, Just Theater, Crowded Fire, Pear Ave Theatre, Adirondack Shakespeare Company, Marin Shakespeare Company, and many others. He is currently the Shank Fellowship Playwright in Residence at Victory Gardens Theater in Chicago. He received his MFA from UC San Diego in 2016.
Campo Santo - Cutting Ball - People of Interest - Victory Gardens - Ubuntu Theater Project - UC San Diego
Honors and Awards
2nd Place, Samuel Goldwyn Prize (Damascus), Kendeda Prize Finalist (Borealis), Shank Fellowship - Victory Gardens Theater, Emory Fellowship Finalist, Benjamin Marshall Prize, Charles Palmer Prize, Sally Abrams Prize
Photo credits: Jim Carmody (Campo Maldito) and Lisa Keating (Headshot)