About Teris & O'Neill
CHASE O’NEILL (Book & Lyrics) is a musical theatre writer and playwright currently residing in New York City. He has an MFA in Musical Theatre Writing from NYU Tisch School of the Arts. Recent writing credits: Here There Be Dragons (Off-Broadway, Tabor College Workshop), The Woods Listen (Human Pincushion Productions), Schooled & Lettered (Ludicrous Displays Theatre Company), and The Caveman (NYU Reading). Recent directing credits in NYC include Willa: A Folk-Rock Campfire Story (Ars Nova / ANT Fest). He was also a National Semifinalist for the KCACTF 10 Minute Play Award in 2016. Chase spends his time playing Dungeons & Dragons, watching classic monster movies, and looking for the nearest renaissance faire.
THEO TERIS (Music) is a composer for film and theatre originally from Pittsburgh, PA. He has a BFA from Carnegie Mellon University studying under Nancy Galbraith, and a MFA from NYU Tisch School of the Arts. Theo has produced music for major recording artists such as Glasses Malone and has worked on a track which featured artists Kendrick Lamar and Killer Mike. He was the score editor for Composer Nico Muhly for BBC One’s “Howards End” and most recently scored a feature documentary titled Betrayal of a Nation. In 2020, he produced a short documentary about autism titled Peter’s Pond which was selected at the Flicker’s Rhode Island International Film Festival. Theo is a lover of baseball and supports the MLB’s D-student, the Pittsburgh Pirates.