"One of downtown's most bracing talents." - NYT
Crystal is an award winning playwright, fictional podcast writer, and comic book author who creates darkly funny, high-concept work with heart and edge. She is the author of the acclaimed NY Times' Critics Pick play OPEN which received its first international tour in Italy this fall. Upcoming works include her award-winning fictional podcast THE MAGICIAN's MAGICIAN, new play commission THE ROCKET MEN, and the American Premieres of RAIN AND ZOE SAVE THE WORLD and MARY AND MAX the musical. You can listen to KING KIRBY at Broadway Podcast Network. Crystal has written for Stories Podcast with Wondery Kids, Girl Tales, Adventure Time comics, Marvel, and WebToon Studios (EAT FIGHTER, below). She teaches playwriting at the College of Performing Arts at the New School.