Sonya Sobieski was in lots of plays and musicals while growing up in Ohio and New Jersey. She later attended a college in Massachusetts where no boys were allowed. Now she lives in New York City, where everyone is allowed. She is an affiliated artist with Obie Award-winning theater company New Georges and also serves as its New Play Advocate. Her writing can be found in The Brooklyn Rail and several Smith & Kraus collections. She has taught playwriting at Hunter College and the New York University School of Professional Studies.