Hannah Joyce-Hoven

Director of Membership Programs
Phone: 
612-332-7481 x123

Hannah Joyce-Hoven is Director of Membership Programs at the Playwrights' Center in Minneapolis and the Producing Director of the William Inge Theatre Festival in Independence, KS. She is the ultimate playwright fangirl--Hannah has helped to develop the new work of some the country’s finest playwrights, among them Caridad Svich, Alice Tuan, and E.M. Lewis. Prior to joining the Playwrights' Center team, she was the Director of Operations at the William Inge Center for the Arts, in Independence, Kansas. In her time at the Inge Center, Hannah was on the executive producing team for twelve Festivals honoring visionary American playwrights, co-produced over 40 new play development workshops with playwrights from across the country, and hosted hundreds of guest theater artists on the Center’s campus. Originally from St. Louis, Hannah has worked and performed  with a number of theater companies throughout the midwest, including the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, St. Louis Shakespeare Company, and Prison Performing Arts. Hannah serves on the board of the William Inge Festival Foundation. Her education/training includes: BA Wheaton College, Lincoln Center Education teaching artist certification, and Yoga teacher training. She is also an actor, singer, and yogi.