Mara Dresner’s plays have been produced by a number of theaters including the American Theatre of Actors in New York City; Pickwick Players in Massachusetts; Muscatine County Arts Council in Iowa; Center Stage Players in West Virginia; DeVry University in Illinois; Evansville (Wisc.) High School; and Theatre Guild of Simsbury, Windsor Jesters, and Manchester Theatre Festival, all in Connecticut. She has completed one screenplay Platitudes and is a member of the Dramatists Guild.
She was a Final Four finisher in the 2013 PlayOffs competition, sponsored by Horse & Cart Theater in Denver and a top 20 finisher in the 2013 AACT New PlayFest. She was commissioned to write a piece for Horse & Cart’s Live Anthologies: Volume 2.
Mara is also the author of the book Super-Charge Your Staff Meetings: 52 ways to create fun, meaningful, memorable meetings that your employees will love. She is an award-winning journalist and teaches adult education classes in public speaking, writing, and acting.