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Krista Knight

Krista Knight Krista Knight´s play Anaerobic Respiration won the 2005 Southwestern States National Playwriting Contest and was produced in the 2005 New York Fringe Festival. Her short play Apricot Supernovas was published in 14 Hills and was a finalist for the 2006 Humana Festival´s Heideman Award at Actors Theatre of Louisville. Another play, Biotintillation, is currently a finalist for the 2007 Heideman. Knight´s work has been staged at the Ashland New Plays Festival, Dixon Place and The Women´s Work Theatre in New York; LiveGirls! in Seattle; The Attic Theatre in Los Angeles; Harvest Theatre in Toledo; Panoply in Huntsville, Ala.; Goshen College in Indiana; the Pan Theatre in San Francisco and the Bus Barn Stage Company in Los Altos. It has been developed at Abingdon in New York, First Stage in Los Angeles, the Institute of Contemporary Art in London and the Magic Theatre and the Playwrights´ Center in San Francisco. Knight has been in residence at the Atlantic Center for the Arts in Florida and the UCROSS Foundation in Wyoming. She is a graduate of Brown University and the current Page 73 Playwriting Fellow.