Kimberly Saunders

Writer. Director. Performer.

About Me

Kimberly Saunders is a writer and performer originally from Syracuse, New York now residing in Charlotte, North Carolina. Her creative non-fiction focuses on humor and honesty and has been published online in The Furious Gazelle, Sweatpants & Coffee, and Twenty-Two Twenty-Eight. Her dramatic works were featured as part of the SUNY Oswego New Voices Play Festival from 2007-2010. More recently, her plays have been produced in person with Davidson Community Players, Union County Playmakers, Arts for All, and online with the 3x10 Virtual Play Festival.

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Recent News

Boos & Brews 2023

Kimberly is directing “Change of Heart” by Cale Evans at this year’s Boos & Brews Festival with Davidson Community Players. This ten-minute dark comedy features performances from Timo Nicolakis and Edwin Quinterio.

Under Pressure

Kimberly’s second full-length screenplay Under Pressure is officially on the festival circuit with its recent selection in The Women’s Independent Film & Television Festival. Update: It was a finalist for Best Feature Script!

110 Stories

Kimberly appeared in the role of “Karen Slade” in Old Courthouse Theatre’s production of 110 Stories by Sarah Tuft. This moving tribute to the real people who experienced 9/11 took place from September 8-10 in Concord, NC.

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"Help" - Davidson Community Players - Boos & Brews Festival (2022) - Drama

"Warmest Regards" - Arts for All - 5th Annual Teacher-Penned Play Festival (2022) - Drama

"Taking Care" - Arts for All - 4th Annual Teacher-Penned Play Festival (2021) - Drama

"Grade Appeal" - Union County Playmakers New Play Festival (2022) - Drama

"Staff Meeting" - Davidson Community Players - Boos & Brews Festival (2020) - Drama

"The Meandering Road to Loving My Baby" - She Rose Revolution (2021) - Creative Non-Fiction

Birth Right" - Purely Political Plays (2020) - Drama

"Relaxation Room" - 3x10 Virtual Play Festival (2020) - Drama

"The Punctuation of Past Relationships" - Twenty-Two Twenty-Eight (2018) - Creative Non-Fiction

*2017 Halloween Contest Finalist* - "Devil's Trap" - The Furious Gazelle (2017) - Fiction

"What's Your Name Again?" - The Furious Gazelle (2016) - Creative Non-Fiction

"Sharing Isn't Always Caring" - Sweatpants & Coffee (2016) - Creative Non-Fiction

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