Erika Hakmiller

Erika is a writer and comedian from Maine or Alabama - depends who you ask. She is very excited to be back at The New Colony after writing Lost and Found with their Associate Company in 2015. She has a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre from Drake University and has studied at iO Theatre, The Second City, and Zanies. She spent the past year writing and performing with The Second City Training Centers musical house ensemble, Infinite Sundaes. Her work has been seen at Women’s Funny Fest, Chicago Sketchfest, and The Mary Scruggs Works by Women Festival. Her pilot, Tour Kids, was a finalist in the 2017 Maine Film Initiative and she co-hosts a monthly variety showcase called Time of the Month at The Winchester. She is a MFA Writing for the Screen and Stage candidate at Northwestern University.