Bob May has an MFA in playwriting from UNLV and currently teaches playwriting and screenwriting at the University of Central Arkansas.
His plays published by Playscripts, Inc. include: Gidget's Gadget to Bamboozle Beanie, Snow White and the Magic Mirror, Hocus Pocus Horticulture, Cinderella and the Fairy Godfather, and Alice in Wonderland. His plays published by Samuel French, Inc. include: Beanie and the Bamboozling Book Machine, Beanie and the Bamboozling Horror Machine, and Beanie and the Bamboozling Adventure Machine. His plays published by Baker's Plays include: Crystal and the Christmas Snowman, A Different Kind of Nutcracker, and Elson, the First Christmas Elf (in the collection Snowmen, Elves, and Nutcrackers). His plays published by Heuer Publishing include: Jack and Bella, From Beanstalk to Broadway and Go To... His play published by Brooklyn Publishers is The Great Santa Claus Reindeer Roundup. His plays published by I. E. Clark, Inc. include: The Andrew is Dead Story and 9th Inning Wedding. His play published by Dramatic Publishing is Concerned Citizen.
His plays Broadway Memories and 9th Inning Wedding are published in the textbook The Golden Stage by Ann McDonough. And his absurdist play Go To... is published in the 2009 literary journal The Exquisite Corpse.
He wrote "The Gulf Coastal Plains Region" episode for the Arkansas Educational Television Network (PBS) program The Great Experience of Arkansas: An Amazing Journey Through Six Regions.
His book on acting Postcard Pointers to the Performer is published by Heuer Publishing. Skye Bridge Publishing publishes his books The Process of Play Directing: From Concept to Curtain and Scriptwriting Structure: To the Point Pointers
He and his wife, Cathy, have a blended family of five children and five grandchildren. Mr. May is a member of The Dramatists Guild of America.