Amy Crider

Playwright and Novelist


Amy Crider is a playwright and novelist. Her BA and MA are from Goddard College, and she studied at Second City and Chicago Dramatists. She can be reached at

Most of her full-length plays are on the National New Play Exchange.

You can hear her work on the audio theater podcast Continuous Dream.

Recently: Enrolled in Master Class II at Chicago Dramatists . Her capstone play Buddha's Birthday will be read over Zoom on August 11. Feel free to request the Zoom link.

Latest: Her murder mystery novel Disorder won the University of New Orleans Lab Prize and will be published in November of 2021. It can be pre-ordered here.

Fourteen has won the Tennessee Williams One Act Play Contest, 2021. It can be viewed here.