Amy E. Witting
Amy E. Witting was born in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, and grew up in nearby Maplewood. She holds a BS in television/radio from Ithaca College, where she minored in writing and acting. Amy went on to study acting with John Gould Rubin at LAByrinth Theatre Company, and privately with Bruce Ornstein and Zina Jasper. She is the author of Create Me Pegasus (Finalist, Strawberry One-Act Festival, 2011), Classic Eight (Cherry Pit Theatre, 2010), Sperm Babies (semifinalist, The Network, 2009), His Name is Edgar (Wild Project, 2008), Wakefield, (Samuel French Festival, 2007), The Goldfish Diaries (Gene Frankel Theatre, 2007), American Spirits (The Complex Theatre, Los Angeles, 2007), and Beautiful Night (Gene Frankel Theatre, 2006). Amy currently serves as Artistic Director for aWe Creative Group, a NoHo–based theatre company. She is also the producer of PlayFUN!, a twenty-four hour theatre festival that brings together students and emerging and professional artists for a weekend of pure creativity. A member of the Dramatists Guild, Amy lives in Sunnyside Queens (off the Bliss stop. You can’t get any happier than that).