Kristen Ritter is a playwright, writer, and comedy performer living in Anchorage, Alaska.
She is a Fulbright Fellow and an Alaska Literary Award recipient. Her writing has been supported by the Alaska State Council on the Arts, the Kennedy Center, the U.S. Department of State, the Alaska Arts & Culture Foundation, and Theater Alaska. Her work has been developed at the Valdez Theater Conference and with assistance from Brown/ Trinity Rep.
She holds an MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts and a BA from Vassar College.