Brenda Withers is a writer and actor in New York. Her credits include work at McCarter Theatre, the Ohio, Denver Center, Arizona Theater Company, the Ontological, HERE, Ivoryton Playhouse, Luna Stage, PS122, Hudson Stage and the Texas Shakespeare Festival. She is a company member at Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater where her most recent play, The Ding Dongs (or What is the Penalty in Portugal?), will premiere in Summer 2011. She is a co-founder of Franch Nom, a former playwriting fellow at the Camargo Foundation in Cassis, France, and a graduate of Dartmouth College.