Greg Hovanesian has been writing plays since 2015. In 2016, his one-act play WATER was awarded Best Play at the Playwrights’ Platform’s 44th Annual Festival of New Works. Later that year, he produced his full-length play, THIRSTY, with his production company, Ya Bird? Productions. His works have been produced and developed by Boston Playwrights’ Theatre, Boston Actors Theater, Hovey Players, Generic Theater, and Centastage. He serves on the board of directors at the Playwrights’ Platform, where he is manages the actors in residence program. He is also an actor and poet. In his spare time he reads poems at open mics and slam competitions in and around Boston.