Chris Newbound’s short stories and articles have been published in a number of publications, including Seventeen, Variety, California Magazine, Berkshire Living, and Berkshire Magazine. Chris also teaches creative non-fiction writing and playwrighting at MCLA. His play, Birthday Boy, was produced in 2011 at Berkshire Theatre Group and was later published by Samuel French. And two of his one-act plays have been produced by Barrington Stage Company as part of the highly successful 10X10 New Play Festival. This past summer, he was one of three playwrights selected to be part of the New Play Reading series run by the Dorset Theatre Festival. He is also an active and enthusiastic participant of Barrington Stage Company’s Playwright Mentoring Project (PMP), which helps teens at risk dramatize their stories.