JACK T. CALK is a playwright, screenwriter, and voice actor from north of Chicago. His work includes Olivia (St. Lou Fringe, First Run Theatre); Blood by Law (2018 O’Neill New Play Conference semi-finalist/2018 ATHE Judith Royer Award for Excellence in Playwriting finalist); two seasons of fiction podcast Tabula Rasa (Pendant Productions, four-time Audio Verse Award winner); Some Bastard with a Guitar (Without Bounds Creative Group); and Not All That Far (2018 Columbia@Roundabout series finalist, Schapiro Theater/Columbia University). He has served as assistant to Samuel D. Hunter (Lewiston/Clarkston at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater) and Halley Feiffer (The Pain of My Belligerence at Playwrights Horizons and Powerhouse Theater/NYSAF).
His voice acting credits include: Archive 81 (Static Man/other voices), Active Radioactive Radio (Johnny Franks), Archer & Armstrong: The Michelangelo Code (Ivar the Timewalker), and The Kingery (Kaylock/other voices). Sound engineering credits include: Terezin (Peter Jay Sharp Theatre); Field, Awakening (Corkscrew Theater Festival and Columbia University at the Ford Signature Studio), and Macbeth (Columbia University at the Connelly Theatre). He has worked in Advancement at Chicago Shakespeare Theatre and in the Artistic and Producing departments at Shakespeare Festival St. Louis.