Carson Kreitzer
Core Writer, Affiliated Writer
Minneapolis, MN
Biography

Carson Kreitzer is a 2017 Guggenheim Fellow and MacDowell Fellow; she received a 2016 Jonathan Larson Grant for Lempicka, a new musical about art deco artist Tamara de Lempicka, written with composer Matt Gould. Current projects include Capital Crime!, a play with songs set in Gilded Age New York, and a new play about climate change for the American Repertory Theatre. She is a Core Writer with The Playwrights’ Center, an alumna of New Dramatists, and was the first Playwrights of New York (PoNY) Fellow at the Lark. Her collection SELF DEFENSE and other plays is available from No Passport Press.

Agent Information

Mark Orsini
Bret Adams LTD
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New York, NY 10036
212-765-5630
morsini@bretadamsltd.net

Successes

Carson Kreitzer's Capital Crime selected as a 2017 National Playwrights' Conference Finalist! See the link for more information: https://sites.google.com/a/theoneill.org/2017/npc-finalist-list

Carson Kreitzer's Capital Crime! was selected to be a part of the Austin Playhouse's 2017 New Play Festival. See the link for more details: https://www.austinplayhouse.com/new-play-festival

Dance 'Til You Drop, book by Carson Kreitzer, will run March 24-April 15, 2018 as part of History Theatre's 2017-2018 season.

LEMPICKA, book and lyrics by Carson Kreitzer, music by Matt Gould, will be featured in the NAMT Festival in New York, on October 27th and 28th. 

The National Alliance of Musical Theatre's 28th Festival of New Musicals will include LEMPICKA with book and lyrics by Carson Kreitzer. Read more on the festival HERE.