Liza Comtois is a Seattle based producer and dramaturg. Her past producing credits include the 2013 & 14 Sandbox One Act Play Festivals, The West Side Story Project for the 5th Avenue Theatre, Line Producer for The Light in the Piazza at Intiman and as the Forums Producer for the Seattle International Film Festival. Other experience includes work with ShadowCatcher Entertainment on Sherman Alexie’s Smoke Signals, the National Performance Network tour of O, Say a Sunset and as Intiman Theatre’s Artistic Associate under Bartlett Sher.
Liza’s dramaturgy credits include nine world premiere adaptations with Seattle’s Book-It Repertory Theatre, Milwaukee’s First Stage and AJ Epstein Presents as well as production dramaturgy for Intiman, ACT, Book-It Repertory Theatre, Strawberry Theatre Workshop and upstart crow. She was also dramaturg at the 2008 and 2009 Icicle Creek Theatre Festivals. Liza is a script evaluator for the Sundance Theatre Program and participated in their Summer Theatre Labs and White Oak Lab. She is currently General Manager for The Ethereal Mutt – Limited and their new performance space West of Lenin, a member of the Sandbox Artists Collective and an Associate Partner at Freehold Theatre Lab/Studio.