Christina Ham’s plays have been developed and produced both nationally and internationally at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Guthrie Theater, Ensemble Studio Theatre, the Goodman Theatre, the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston, Red Eye Theater, SteppingStone Theatre, Arielle Tepper Madover Productions off-Broadway at Theater Row, and the Tokyo International Art Fair, among others. Her play Four Little Girls was directed by Phylicia Rashad at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts to a sold-out audience to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing. It was simultaneously presented/and or produced in 47 states across the country on the same day with Condoleezza Rice and Eric Holder conducting the post-show discussion in Birmingham, Ala. Ham is a two-time recipient of a McKnight Fellowship in Playwriting and a Jerome Fellowship from the Playwrights’ Center in Minneapolis, the Marianne Murphy Women & Philanthropy Award in Playwriting, and a MacDowell Colony residency. She has received commissions from the Guthrie Theater among many others. Her plays are published by Dramatic Publishing, Playscripts and Oberon Books. Ham is a graduate of the University of Southern California and holds an MFA in playwriting from the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. She is the playwright-in-residence at Pillsbury House Theatre, a core writer of the Playwrights' Center and a member of The Dramatists Guild.