Madhuri Shekar is a playwright originally from Chennai, India, whose plays include In Love and Warcraft (2013/14 Kendeda Graduate Playwriting Award; Alliance Theatre and others) and A Nice Indian Boy (East West Players, Rasaka Theatre). Her plays have been produced, commissioned or developed at the Alliance Theatre, the Old Globe, Center Theatre Group, Victory Gardens, the Kennedy Center and the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. She is an artistic producer of the L.A.-based theatre and production company Better Than Shakespeare, and co-wrote the web series ‘Titus and Dronicus’. MFA: USC