Polly Carl

Playwrights Center producing artistic director Polly Carl, Ph.D. oversees a quarter-million-dollar fellowship and residency program and curates an annual season of new play readings. Carl also manages ongoing collaborations with Twin Cities and national theater companies and playwrights, launched an American-Japanese playwright exchange with Tokyo International Theater Festival, and regularly consults on the creation of new play programs for leading arts institutions.

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    What keeps me up at night?

    I toss and turn with insomnia when I think about how new plays are...

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