Erica Silberman is a playwright, essayist, and screenwriter. She has written fifteen times for theAtrainplays, a twenty-four hour theatre project. Her plays have been produced or developed at The Ensemble Studio Theatre, New World Stages, Playwrights Horizon, the Stonington Opera House, and the Metropolitan Playhouse. She is published in Teachers and Writers, will be published in Playscripts, and has been featured on NPR’s PRI. She is a mentor at Girls Write Now and the co-president of The New York Coalition of Professional Women in the Arts & Media.