Christopher Chen is an Obie award-winning playwright whose plays have been performed across the United States and abroad. SELECTED PLAYS: Caught (Obie Award for Playwriting, NY Times Critics Pick, Barrymore Award, Drama League Nomination), The Hundred Flowers Project (Glickman Award, Rella Lossy Award, James Tait Black Award shortlist), Into The Numbers (Belarus Free Theater International Playwriting Competition- 2nd Place), The Late Wedding, Mutt, Passage and You Mean. OTHER SELECTED HONORS: Lanford Wilson Award, Sundance Institute/Time Warner Fellowship, Paula Vogel Playwriting Award, MAP Fund grantee. PUBLICATIONS: Theatre Bay Area, American Theater Magazine, Theater Magazine (Yale), The Drama Review, Dramatists Play Service. CURRENT COMMISSIONS: The Aurora, LCT3, Manhattan Theatre Club, Oregon Shakespeare Festival and Playwrights Horizons. A San Francisco native, Chris is a graduate of U.C. Berkeley, and holds an M.F.A. in playwriting from S.F. State.


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