Drayton Hiers

Company Dramaturg

Highlights at The Flea include Not My Monster! (Off Broadway Alliance Nomination, Best Family Show), SERIALS, good friday, HYPE MAN: a break beat play, Southern Promises, Scraps, LOCKED UP BITCHES, Fillx7, Inanimate, and Syncing Ink. Drayton runs the SERIALS Writers Room, now in its second year of creating acclaimed late night serialized theater, and facilitates new play development at The Flea. As a Literary Associate of Yellow Earth Theatre in London, he spent four years leading writing workshops and mentoring emerging British East Asian playwrights towards production at Hampstead Theatre Downstairs and Park Theatre, receiving an Olwen Wymark Award from the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain. He teaches at Marymount Manhattan College, and has previously taught at NYU Tisch Asia and Singapore Repertory Theatre. MFA Dramatic Writing, Tisch Asia.