Eric Sanders

Creator and Producer of Dread Awakening (45th Street Theatre), f**kplays (Ohio Theatre/Galapagos Art Space), and Dewey's Nightmare (Gene Frankel Theatre). He is the author of the plays Ixomia (dir. Stephen Brackett) at the 2007 Crown Point Festival, Oceanside Parkway (dir. Steven Gillenwater) at the American Place Theatre, Faint (dir. Eric Sanders) at the NYC Fringe Festival, It's a Dry Heat (dir. Isaac Butler and Jeremy Dobrish) readings presented at Playwrights Horizons by Studio 42 and at the 45th Street Theatre, The Hillside (dirs. Daniel Kutner and Jeremy Dobrish) readings presented at Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre and at Primary Stages, Oblivia (dir. Pat Diamond) at Jimmy’s No. 43, the Connelly Theatre, and the Sam French Festival, 1.1-1.7 (dir. Stephen Brackett) at the Ohio Theatre and Galapagos Art Space, The Underground Ocean (dir. Matthew Hancock) with Vampire Cowboys, Hollow Hallow (dir. Jake Witlen) at the Brick Theater, Sleep Mask (dir. Amanda Charlton) at the 45th Street Theatre, Lords of Chaos (dir. Julie Rossman) with Working Man’s Clothes, Mangina (dir. Kerry Whigham) at the Gene Frankel Theatre, Fake Empire (dir. Heath Cullens) at the Ohio Theatre, Candle Party/Knife Party (dir. Max Montel) at the Wings Theatre, Skin Maps (dir. Ara Beal) with Cardboard Box Collaborative, The Baby Gap (dir. Mike Batistick) with adobe theatre company, and Dakota, Relapsing Briefly, Clancy & Yvonna, and diet (all dir. Eric Sanders) at the Williamstown Theatre Festival Workshop. Eric spent two summers at the Williamstown Theatre Festival, as a Directing Intern in 2002 and as a member of the Act One Company in 2001. He studied acting with legendary teacher Wynn Handman, as well as at the Stella Adler Conservatory at NYU. Associate Producer: Hostage Song at the Kraine Theatre, Xanadu on Broadway. Upcoming: Heartless (dir. Pat Diamond) with Working Man’s Clothes