Sam Mayer is a playwright and performance maker from Houston. Full length works include POOLBOY2: MAXIMUM CLOSURE (Crashbox), POOLBOY00 (UTNT), CHET'S SUMMER VACATION (Kennedy Center; Intramural Productions; Rec Room Arts), SPITSHOW (Collective48), MARIA MARIA AND THE SUN TEA (Finalist, Playwrights Center Core Apprentice), THE SIN EATER (Frontera Fest), and THE YOLO PLAYS Pt. 1 & 2 (The Silent Barn; Collective 48). He is the receipient of residencies from The Mastheads and SPACE on Ryder Farm. MFA: Michener Center for Writers at UT Austin.