Nicholas Thurkettle

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Nicholas Thurkettle is a writer, actor, and filmmaker based in Orange County, California. His short plays have been staged at companies in California, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Illinois, and he has written several commissioned green shows for On the Edge Theater Productions and their summer Shakespeare in the Hills festival. He writes audio dramas for award-winning sci-fi/horror anthology podcast Earbud Theater, sometimes presenting them live on-stage with radio drama sound effects. He wrote the teleplay for the Crunchyroll anime Children of Ether, which debuted on over 300 movie screens on Anime Movie Night; and he has written and directed short films which have screened at dozens of worldwide film festivals. He authored the short story collection Stages of Sleep and co-authored the sci-fi/thriller novels Seeing by Moonlight and A Sickness in Time. He majored in Theater Arts and Music at Bradley University, and is a member of the Orange County Playwrights Alliance and, through his screenwriting work, the Writers Guild of America.

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