Zack Calhoon

BREAKING RANKS

While on base in Kuwait, an incident occurs that fractures a close-knit platoon forcing each soldier to question their own integrity and chose where their loyalty truly lies.

RINO

An original comedy, inspired by Shakespeare’s Henry IV, Part One, about modern day presidential elections and the ideological war being waged within the Republican Party.

THE WEIRD SISTERS

A prequel/origin story to William Shakespeare's Macbeth that explores the backstory of the witches: specifically their relationship with one another, and how they all came to be.

Zack Calhoon graduated from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts with BFA in Acting. His plays have been performed and developed by the Orlando Shakespeare Theater, Boomerang Theatre Co., East 3rd Productions, Living Image Arts, Flux Theatre Ensemble, Oberon Theatre Ensemble, New Mummer Group, On the Square Productions, and Dreamscape Theatre. Playwriting credits: THE WEIRD SISTERS (East 3rd Productions, Orlando Shakespeare Theater’s PLAYFEST), BREAKING RANKS(New Mummer Group), MARLOWE, P.I. (Dreamscape), VIOLENCE IN THE AIR(StageWorks/Hudson), OBAMAVILLE, KRUEGER, RINO(Resonance Ensemble Play commission) and PAINT (Winner of 2010 Georgia Theatre Conference New Play Award, 2010 Semi-Finalist for a Juilliard Playwriting Fellowship). He is currently working on commission for Rising Phoenix Rep. He wrote two episodes for the second season for the award-winning web series, THEN WE GOT HELP!(www.thenwegothelp.com). He is an Eagle Scout and a member of the Dramatist Guild, Writers Guild of America, East.