“If ever there was a poster boy for ‘write what you know’, it's Biss, because what he knows really does entertain us.” ~Views from the Gods, London
A little biographical information and play production history:
From the Royal Court Theatre in London to the Playhouse Theatre in Tasmania, the works of playwright Andrew Biss have been performed across the globe, spanning four continents. His plays have won awards on both coasts of the U.S., critical acclaim in the U.K., and quickly became a perennial sight on Off and Off-Off Broadway stages.
In London his plays have been performed at The Royal Court Theatre, Theatre503, Riverside Studios, The Union Theatre, The White Bear Theatre, The Brockley Jack Studio Theatre, Fractured Lines Theatre & Film at COG ARTSpace, and Ghost Dog Productions at The Horse & Stables.
In New York his plays have been produced at Theatre Row Studios, The Samuel French Off-Off-Broadway Festival, The Kraine Theater, The Red Room Theater, Times Square Arts Center, Manhattan Theatre Source, Mind The Gap Theatre, 3Graces Theatre Company, Emerging Artists Theatre, Curan Repertory Company, Pulse Ensemble Theatre, American Globe Theatre, The American Theater of Actors, and Chashama Theatres, among others.
‘The Craft’ Returns to Minnesota
‘The Craft’ has been selected for ‘Minnesota Shorts: Best of the Festival’ which celebrates their best reviewed shows from the last nine years of producing the festival. ‘The Craft’ originally appeared at the festival in 2016, where it won ‘Best of the Fest’ that year. The upcoming ‘Best of the Festival’ retrospective will take place in September of 2018. Details to follow.
‘Ten-Minute Plays: The Comedy Collection’ Out Now
‘Ten-Minute Plays: The Comedy Collection’ is an uproarious new collection of comedic ten-minute plays guaranteed to have audiences rolling in the aisles. With minimal staging requirements and a broad range of characters, these plays offer a wealth of production opportunities and are an invaluable resource of scenes for acting class. Find out more here.
‘Monologues They’ll Remember You By’ Now Available
Andrew’s brand new monologue collection ‘Monologues They’ll Remember You By’ is now available for purchase on Amazon in both paperback and e-book formats. Containing 80 unique and compelling monologues for that all-important moment in the spotlight, this collection is sure to be an invaluable resource for any actor. Order your copy here.