Kira Rockwell is a lover of the outdoors,
fostering community, and iced tea.
Kira Rockwell was born and raised in the heart of Texas. Her character driven plays explore the pathos of disadvantaged lives and have been described as heartfelt, ambitious, and socially engaged.
Her plays have been developed and or produced by Fresh Ink Theater, Boston Playwrights' Theatre, Theatre@First, Goat Song Theatre Collective, Nouveau 47 Theatre, Southwestern College, and Baylor University.
Her work has been featured in the Hollywood Fringe Festival (2018), Alaska's Last Frontier Theatre Conference (2016), Mad Dash (2017), One Minute Play Festival-Boston (2017), ONSTAGE FEST (2017, 2016, 2015), and the Out of the Loop Fringe Festival (2015, 2016).
Kira is a proud member of The Dramatist Guild. She has a BFA in Theatre Performance from Baylor University. Currently, she is pursuing her MFA in Playwriting at Boston University, under the direction of Kate Snodgrass. Kira is wife to Mark Rockwell, of Lonesome Hero Design Studio. They are parents of a sweet rescue pit named Koda.