Fly Jamerson is a Performance Writer and Designer with interests in devising, directing, new work development, mixed reality design, and dramaturgy. Their plays have been developed by Woven Theatre, Spooky Action Theater, The Battery Factory, and Peck School of the Arts, among others. Fly has an MFA in Theatre Arts from the University of Arizona and currently lives in Lincoln, Nebraska. Fly is an Adjunct Instructor of Theatre History at Doane University.
Fly works nationally as a dramaturg, director, playwright, and designer. Notable credits include: Arizona Repertory Theatre, Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Milwaukee Chamber Theatre, Playhouse on the Square (Memphis, TN), Shakespeare & Company (Lenox, MA), Spooky Action Theater (Washington, DC), Chicago Dramatists, Playwrights Foundation (San Francisco, CA), and The Drama League (NYC), among others.
Fly is a Regional Vice President for the Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas (LMDA), as well as a member of The Dramatists Guild.
September 2019: FROZEN FLUID selected for The Loom New Play Festival at Woven Theatre (Nashville, TN). FROZEN FLUID also featured on the New Play Exchange list “New Queer Theatre”, curated by Britt. A Willis. FROZEN FLUID also named a Second Round selection for the Austin Film Festival Playwriting Competition.
July 2019: FROZEN FLUID named a Semi-Finalist for the 2019 Mitten Lab Residency in Bear Lake, MI.
- Directing Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde by Moisés Kaufman for Lincoln Community Playhouse in Lincoln, NE.
- Demoing TIME WHAT DAY at the Interactive Fiction Technology Foundation’s
NarraScopeConference at MIT.
- Attending the Toronto School of Puppetry Intensive Workshop
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Prior to 2019, Fly released work under their former surname, Steffens.