Katie Bender is a playwright, performer and teacher. Her plays include Still Now, The Fault, One Night Only and an immersive adaption of Alice in Wonderland, she cocreated with Underbelly. Her work has been developed with The New Harmony Project, Kitchen Dog, The Orchard Project, Shrewd Productions and ZACH Theatre. She is a cocreator of Underbelly, with whom she’s been a guest artist at New Victory Theatre. Nominated for The Kilroys and a finalist for the inaugural Shakespeare’s Sister Fellowship, she has her B.F.A from New York University and her M.F.A. from The University of Texas.
The Survivors/Los Sobrevivientes will be developed at UCSB's LaunchPad reading series in September 2018.