BRENDA WITHERS is a writer, actor, and founding member of the Harbor Stage Company, a professional non-profit ensemble that presents original work on the shores of Cape Cod. Her plays (Off Peak, Matt & Ben”, “JORDAN”, “The Kritik”), have been developed and produced at places like 59E59, Portland Stage (Clauder Prize, Edgerton New Play Award), Northern Stage, Urbanite Theatre, Two River, the Jungle, and Amphibian Stage. Recent onstage credits include the Guthrie, Actors Theatre of Louisville, A.R.T., McCarter Theatre, the Folger, and Hartford Stage. Brenda studied drama and religion at Dartmouth College, is a member of the BMI Musical Theatre Workshop, and was a playwright-producer with The Pool (“The Ding Dongs”). She has enjoyed playwriting residencies with New Georges, the Camargo Foundation, and the Huntington.