Gus Riley

Thrilled to be joining TNC’s Writer’s Room, Gus Riley is a playwright, comedian, and designer based in Chicago. Gus recently graduated Kenyon College where his play SCOUTS! received the James E. Michael Prize in Playwriting. On and off campus Gus designed lights for a number of plays and musicals as well as directed productions made possible by independent grants. He is currently finishing and submitting a series of television pilots as well as a set of live-performance comedy sketches. Gus works as a copy editor in the exciting world of corporate events and is incredibly grateful to be a part of this year’s team!