David Wayne Reed is a writer, director,  and producer from Kansas City, Missouri.
Plays include: Help YourselfJolly RancherMother Trucker, Mother Trucker 2: Ride On, Sequoia, and Peggy and Paul at the Post Office in Provincetown
As an actor, he has appeared at the Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theatre Festival, Kansas City Repertory Theatre, Unicorn Theatre, Fishtank Performance Studio, The Living Room, Late Night Theatre, and Seaside  Repertory Theatre. 
He has been awarded a Rocket Grant from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Charlotte Street Foundation, and Spencer Museum of Art,  two Inspiration Grants from Arts KC, has won multiple Best of Awards from the Pitch Weekly, and has been Writer-In-Residence at Charlotte Street and Escape to Create. 
His early career as a founding member of Late Night Theatre is part of the permanent collection of the Gay and Lesbian Archives of Mid-America (GLAMA) at University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Reed is a member of the Dramatists Guild of America. 
He hosts and produces the popular ‘show and tell’ storytelling series,  Shelf Life.  
His debut film, Eternal Harvest will premiere in spring 2018.