Victor Wishna

Playwright

Victor Wishna is an award-winning author, editor, playwright, and commentator, among other things. He is a theatre contributor and columnist for KCMetropolis and the author of In Their Company: Portraits of American Playwrights (Umbrage Editions, 2006). As a dramatist (and comedist), he has composed nearly a dozen plays, several of which have been staged regionally and locally. A graduate of Stanford University and the New School’s creative writing MFA program, he has written for the Wall Street Journal, the Baltimore Sun, the Miami Herald, and other major publications, and is a regular contributor to KCUR-FM, Kansas City’s NPR affiliate.