Drayton Hiers

Literary Assistant

In addition to his work at the Flea, Drayton is a Literary Associate of Yellow Earth Theatre, where he leads writing workshops and has guided plays to readings at the Finborough and Soho Theatres, receiving an Olwen Wymark Award from the Writer’s Guild of Great Britain for his work in play development. He was the Artistic Director of LoNyLa Singapore, which developed four original plays, and he taught playwriting with Jean Tay at Singapore Repertory Theatre. Drayton teaches Script Analysis and directs new student plays at Marymount Manhattan College. He received his MFA in Dramatic Writing from Tisch Asia.