David L. Williams is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the theatre department of Cornell University, where he was a four-time award winner in the Heermans-McCalmon Competition. Since then, he has written more than 25 plays and musicals in a variety of genres. He is a member of the Dramatists Guild and has won the HotCity Theatre GreenHouse New Play Festival for The Winners, the Riverside Stage Company's Founder's Award for Ampersand, and the League of Cincinnati Theatres' best production in the YES festival award for Spake. His work has been produced across the United States and internationally, including the award-winning The Starving and The Wolf Manhood and four selections in the New York International Fringe Festival. He lives in Bellefonte, Penn., with his wonderful wife, Kathleen.