paul g. heller


Jennifer Vo Le and Garth Petal in “Beijing, California”
Asian American Theater Company
Photo credit: Bob Hsiang

Paul Heller is an award-winning playwright based in the San Francisco Bay Area.  In collaboration with actors, puppeteers, dancers, directors, and university professors, Paul has devised original plays that examine America’s shrinking rural culture, prison debt, opioid addiction, our current political divide, our identity as Americans, and our relationship with Mexico, Japan, China, and Vietnam.