Writer, Poet, Producer
Howard Schor was born in New York City. He and his wife, Mary Kilpatrick, moved to Bend, Oregon in 2002 and co-founded the highly successful non-profit children’s theater in Bend Oregon: BEAT.
An accomplished poet, Howard is also an essayist, screenwriter, and playwright. He is currently working on his autobiography “A Renaissance Fella” while developing an independent feature film “A Stone In The Water” with writer/director Dan Cohen which will be shot in Central Oregon.
Thoughts on creating A Place For Starr: “Mary’s work and deep understanding of children in shelters, along with her artistry, was my inspiration for Starr. The characters are a blend of children, co-workers and brave mothers who recover and find peace in their lives.“