Kristen Palmer is a playwright and teacher currently living in Eastern CT. Her plays include Local Story, Departures, The Melting Point, And The Heart In Your Chest.
In her opening, playwright Sheila Callaghan embeds the markers of her play Dead City.
Gary Winter began his play, Cooler, during the Bush years. Writing from a sense of despair as those years progressed, watching protests of the Iraq war go un-remarked by the media, the war unfolding and the subsequent revelations of torturewhich journalists balked from naming.