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 plays are on the National New Play Exchange.

You can hear her work on the audio theater podcast Continuous Dream, or if you prefer to use Apple Podcasts, that is here.

News for 2021:

From Master Class at Chicago Dramatists, Buddha's Birthday will be read over Zoom, at a date to be determined in fall of 2021. Feel free to request the Zoom link.

Disorder won the University of New Orleans Press Lab Prize. Coming out in November, it can be pre-ordered here.

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

Metadata will have its world premiere in September, directed by Davette J. Franklin. Tickets are available here. Metadata was a finalist for the inaugural Neukom Literary Arts Award.