About Me

Amber Palmer’s plays have been seen at Activate Midwest, Flint Repertory Theatre, American Stage's 21st Century Voices, Bristol Valley Theatre, Pegasus PlayLab, Women's Theatre Festival, and elsewhere. Awards include City Theatre's National Award for Short Playwriting (finalist, 2019 and 2020), John Cauble One Act Play Award (National Finalist, 2021) and Gary Garrison 10 Minute Play Award (National Finalist 2021). Amber was Artist-in-Resident at The Mitten Lab in 2019 and resident playwright at Queer Theatre Kalamazoo in the 2019-2020 season. Amber graduated with their MFA in playwriting from Western Michigan University in spring 2020 and are currently pursuing their PhD in Interdisciplinary Theatre Studies at the University of Wisconsin Madison.