Jacqueline Wright is a Los Angeles based writer/performer. Her plays have been produced/developed with Theatre of NOTE, Santa Clarita Rep, the Ensemble Studio Theatre (New York & Los Angeles), Ghost Road Company, ASK Theatre Projects, Occidental College, California Institute of the Arts, Playwrights Arena, Echo Theatre Company, 24th Street Theatre, The Virginia Avenue Project, and HBO's Comedy Arts Festival. As a performer/playwright, Wright has received numerous awards and nominations including an LA Weekly Performance Award, a nomination for Best Adaptation & comedy playwriting and an Ovation nomination for her collaborative work with the Ghost Road Company (Clyt At Home: The Clytemnestra Project). Her play "Eat Me" received six LA Weekly nominations. Wright is a 2005 Jerome Fellowship alternate. She was commissioned by the Echo Company to write her newest play "Mixquixtil" which will receive a workshop production this summer. Her play "Spider Bites" will open this August at Theatre of Note. She has written several plays for the Virginia Avenue Project, which matches at-risk youth with theatre artists.