MDC Playwright: Jessie Salsbury

Jessie Salsbury is a local Kansas City area playwright and has participated in numerous new work festivals and contests since 2014. In addition to playwriting, she is a contest selection reader for multiple festivals and a facilitator for a bi-weekly playwriting support group. She is a member of the Dramatists Guild, 365 Women a Year Playwriting Initiative, and the International Centre for Women Playwrights (ICWP). Her work can be found on the New Play Exchange at