Author Guests

Melissa Jane Osborne


Melissa Jane Osborne is an actor, writer, and creator who has worked with Williamstown Theatre Festival, The Samuel French
Festival, NYFringe, Killer Films, IAMA Theatre Co and Stella Adler Studio,
of which she is an alum. She is a two time O'Neill National Playwrights Center finalist. She is the creator of the first interactive scripted iPhone game “Campus Crush” for the Episode App which has garnered over 7 million views and multiple sequels. Her videos for New Form Digital have gone viral being seen by over 46 million people. Her short film 'Oma' starring Lynn Cohen (Munich) is currently out to festivals nation wide. She is a proud member of Los Angeles's ovation award winning IAMA Theatre Co, and New York's The Barrow Group.
The Wendy Project (Paperkutz, Macmillian) is her debut graphic novel. In her work she hopes to start conversations about things we have trouble talking about.