BEN WILLIAMS grew up in Culleoka, Tennessee. Since 2003, he has worked in New York City’s downtown theater scene as an actor, sound designer, technical director, and production manager with various collaborators, including Elevator Repair Service and The Wooster Group. As a member of ERS, he has performed at the Sydney Opera House, the American Repertory Theater, the Prague Quadrennial, and dozens of other venues around the world. Awards include the 2012 Obie Award, 2012 Lucille Lortel Award, and 2013 Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award, all for sound design. He curated B O D Y‘s Performance Text series from 2013-2018.