Claire Rice is a playwright and director. She has worked with Thunderbird Theatre Company, No Nude Men, Three Wise Monkeys, PianoFight, AtmosTheatre, Theatre Pub, San Francisco Olympians Theatre Festival, Custom Made Theatre Company, DIVAFest and is co-founder of Ann Marie Productions. Her plays include Sex in the Next Room, Woman Come Down, The Carmine Lie, It Ain’t Me, Water Line, Demeter’s Daughter, Pride and Succubus and Cassandra. You can also read her play blogging experiment English for Beginners on her website. Claire graduated from Eastern New Mexico University with a BFA in Performance. before moving to San Francisco to earn her MFA in Playwriting from SF State. She lives and works in San Francisco with her wonderful husband. She is directing an adaptation of Kirsten Hersh’s memoir Rat Girl for DIVAfest in May 2014. She is currently working on a new play Let’s Kill Jessica.