Liz Ellison is a Chicago-based playwright, screenwriter, and fiction writer. She is a 2012-2013 Core Apprentice at the Playwrights’ Center. Her screenplay FAULT ZONE won a grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, and her plays have been developed and produced in Chicago, New York, Omaha, Aspen, and Ypsilanti, MI. Liz holds a B.A. in theater and English from Dartmouth and an M.F.A. in dramatic writing from Carnegie Mellon University, where she was a recipient of the Steven Bochco Fellowship.