Robin Roberts wrote his first play while at the University of South Carolina, pursuing an MA in Theatre. He earned an MFA in playwriting from Southern Illinois University. His play The Lizzie Borden Show: A Speculation has been performed at Georgia Repertory Theatre in Athens and Theatre Babylon in Seattle; his short play Spellers won the TADA! Children's Theatre playwriting contest and was given a staged reading in New York City. Mr. Roberts is an Assistant Professor of Theatre at Franklin College in Franklin, Indiana.