Chad Eschman

Chad Eschman

Writer, performer, and producer of immersive theater and audio drama. Northwestern MFA in Writing for Screen + Stage. Founding member of Living Room Playmakers in Chicago, founder of Trap Street in Los Angeles.


  • The Memory Tax
    A young couple tries to build a future in a dystopian America, where memories are taken out of people's minds and archived because there may not be a tomorrow.

    Developed at the 2013 NNPN/Kennedy Center MFA Playwrights Workshop.

    Selected for participation in The Araca Project 2013, leading to self-produced Equity Showcase at The American Theatre of Actors.
  • Animals
    Jerry, an aspiring vegan, accuses his boyfriend Dino of cheating on him. Dino finally has to confess the truth, and it may be more outrageous than Jerry imagined.

    Written for Living Room Playmakers' immersive show Night Lights, an evening of short plays in the midst of a holiday house party.