Shannon Flynn

MFA Dramatic Writing

Shannon Flynn

MFA Dramatic Writing

Shannon Flynn is an MFA Candidate in the Dramatic Writing program at the University of New Mexico. Flynn is a playwright, actor, and lighting designer, whose research and creative work focuses on immersive theatre and site-specific work. He is a creator of Albuquerque’s annual immersive horror show, Quarantine, and spends each summer creating a new story for the next big show.

Before joining the MFA program in 2018, he worked with Blackout Theatre Company for nearly a decade devising performances with an ensemble in found spaces. He works as the technical director of both the Adobe Theater and VSA North 4th Theatre, and designs lights for theatre and dance when he is not writing or onstage.

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