Sheila Rinear is a San Antonio-based, award-winning playwright, screenwriter, and educator. Her work has been commissioned, developed, publicly read, and produced throughout the United States but especially in Texas where The Classic Theatre, The Public Theatre San Antonio, and The Magik Theatre have been her artistic homes. Rinear has received commissions 7 times from the City of San Antonio to write and produce performance pieces for Luminaria, an international Contemporary Arts Festival. She serves The Dramatists Guild as Ambassador for San Antonio.

To read some of Sheila's recent works, visit the New Play Exchange.