Alison Crane is an actress, playwright and aspiring knife-thrower. She grew up in Oklahoma City where she received her B.A. in Theatre Arts from the University of Central Oklahoma and was a regular on the local theatre scene including eight seasons with Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park. Alison went on to receive her M.F.A. in Acting from The Actors Studio Drama School at The New School. Of her many New York and regional credits, favorites include Proof, Sylvia, Mud, Whiskey and Murphy, Poor Hearts ,Turkey Day, Richard III, As You Like It, and A Winter’s Tale. Alison’s work in the theatre eventually led her to playwriting. She recently performed in a staged reading of her first full length play, The Abduction of Becky Morris which has since been selected for the 2012 New York International Fringe Festival. In her spare time she enjoys reading, knitting and collecting vintage Victorian postcards featuring anthropomorphic chickens. Alison is a member of Actors’ Equity and SAG-AFTRA. Visit alisoncrane.com to find out more about Alison!