Kira Rockwell is a playwright from Dallas, Texas. She resides in Boston, MA with her husband Mark while she pursues her MFA in Playwriting at Boston University. Kira's plays have been produced and or developed with WaterTower Theatre, Theatre@First, Goat Song Theatre Collective, Little Black Dress INK, Southwestern College, Baylor University, and Boston University. Her work has been seen in the ONSTAGE FEST (2015, 2016, 2017) the Out of the Loop Fringe Festival (2015, 2016) and Alaska's Last Frontier Theatre Conference (2016). Her new sic-fi play, BIRTH RIGHTS, will receive a staged reading this summer at the FirstWorks Festival in Somerville. As a teaching artist, Kira is passionate about serving youth communities. Since 2013 she has worked for a variety of organizations who advocate for young artists. Currently, she is a resident theatre artist at Hyde Square Task Force in Boston's Latin Quarter helping to develop an original musical EL BARRIO. Kira is a proud member of The Dramatist Guild and the Theatre Communications Group. She is an alumna of Baylor University where she received her BFA in Theatre Performance (2014). Most importantly, Kira is a co-parent of a sweet, hyper lab mutt of love named Koda.