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Meet Schaeffer Nelson

Schaeffer Nelson


City: Burbank
State: CA
Zip: 91505
Email Address: thomasschaeffernelson@gmail.com

Plays By Schaeffer Nelson

Box 7Fishers of Men
Kings of IsraelOUTSpoken KC: Love and Marriage, Stories from Kansas City's LGBT Communities
The Visitation



Schaeffer is a Kansas playwright based in North Hollywood, CA. He is a member of Ensemble Studio Theatre LA's New West Playwrights.  

Works include: Kings of Israel (named one of the 11 best productions, city-wide, of the 2013-14 season by KC Metropolis); OUTSpoken KC: Love and Marriage, Stories from Kansas City's LGBT Communities (Gay and Lesbian Archives of Mid-America, '13, encore in '14); Fishers of Men (short play, Kansas City Fringe Festival, '14); The Visitation (short play, New West Playwright's Brunch, '16).

Recent work as a production team member includes Queer Classics Presents The Taming of the Shrew (assistant stage manager, Hollywood Fringe Festival, '15). And he's got a BA in Creative Writing from the University of Southern California.