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Carson Kreitzer

Carson Kreitzer's Lasso of Truth is enjoying a National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere this year, with productions at Marin Theatre Company, Synchronicity in Atlanta, and Unicorn Theatre in Kansas City. She is a member of the Workhaus Collective, an alumna of New Dramatists, and a Core Member and current Board Member of the Playwrights’ Center in Minneapolis. She and composer Matt Gould are currently under commission from Yale Rep and New Dramatists for their new musical LEMPICKA.  She is writing a new play for the Guthrie Theater, supported by a grant from the Toulmin Foundation, and is the current Dowling Annaghmakerrig Fellow. Carson has received support from the Jerome and McKnight foundations, the NEA, NYFA and NYSCA, and was the first Playwrights Of New York (PoNY) Fellow at the Lark Play Development Center. Her collection SELF DEFENSE and other plays is available from No Passport Press. 

Carson Kreitzer and Matt Gould.
Unlocking the Mystery of Writing a Musical
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Unlocking the Mystery of Writing a Musical

A Conversation with Carson Kreitzer and Matt Gould

26 October 2014

P. Carl interviews Carson Kreitzer and Matt Gould about their journey creating the new musical, Lempicka.