Brendan Bourque-Sheil is a Houston-based playwright and storyteller. His plays have been produced in Houston by Stages Repertory Theatre and The Landing Theatre Company, and in Chicago by Death and Pretzels Theatre Company. He's a regular contributor to the monthly live show Grown Up Storytime, and KPFT's So What's Your Story. He works as a Literary Associate specializing in new play development for The Landing Theatre. He also teaches Creative Writing for the Alley Theatre's Department of Education and Community Engagement, and for the Kinder High School of Performing and Visual Arts.