Peter Nachtrieb is the Mellon Playwright in Residence at San Francisco’s Z Space and was selected by New Dramatists for one of their seven-year residencies in NYC. His work has been seen off-Broadway and across the country including at Ars Nova, Woolly Mammoth, Seattle Repertory, Actors Theatre of Louisville, San Diego Rep, A.C.T., Impact Theatre, and The Bay Area Playwrights Festival. His commission through the National New Play Network and New Dramatists Full Stage USA program, The Totalitarians, premiered in 2014 at Southern Rep, Woolly Mammoth and Z Space and was recently published by Dramatists Play Service.
In 2002, Mr. Nachtrieb entered the San Francisco State MFA Playwriting program, and earned his MFA in Creative Writing in 2005. The plays he's written since then include: Meaningless, Colorado , Multiplex , Hunter Gatherers , boom , T.I.C. (Trenchcoat in Common) , BOB: A life in five acts , Litter: The True Story of the Framingham Dodecutuplets , and The Totalitarians. He's currently working on a musical called Fall Springs. In addition, according to his online bio, Mr. Nachtrieb “dabbles in excercise, bike riding, visiting his mom in Marin, reading non-fiction, and scratching his head in a way that is not efficient, but it's how his father scratched his head, so...”
For more information: http://www.peternachtrieb.com