Will Snider was born and raised in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. His play HOW TO USE A KNIFE received a National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere in the 2016-17 season through Capital Stage (Sacramento), Phoenix Theatre (Indianapolis), Unicorn Theatre (Kansas City), and InterAct Theatre Company (Philadelphia). Other plays include THE BIG MAN (Ensemble Studio Theatre’s 35th Marathon of One-Act Plays), STRANGE MEN, and DEATH OF A DRIVER. His work has been developed at MCC, NNPN National Showcase of New Plays, The Kennedy Center, SPACE on Ryder Farm, #serials@theflea, the claque, and MAKEHOUSE. He is an alumnus of Youngblood and received a Barrymore Award for Outstanding New Play, an EST/Soan Grant and The Kennedy Center’s Paula Vogel Playwriting Award. MFA: UCSD.