Aditi Kapil is an actress, writer, and director of Bulgarian and Indian descent. She was raised in Sweden and resides in Minneapolis, MN. She is a graduate of Macalester College with a BA in English and Dramatic Arts, has performed extensively in the Twin Cities and around the country, and her writing has been nationally produced to critical acclaim. Her play Love Person received the 2009 Stavis Playwriting Award. Her latest play, Agnes Under the Big Top, a tall tale, was selected as a Distinguished New Play Development project by the NEA as administered by Arena Stage and recently premiered at Mixed Blood Theatre and Long Wharf Theatre.