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Eric Marlin

Eric Marlin is a playwright and producer, based in Iowa City & NYC.

Eric Marlin (he/him/his) has been produced and developed by the Ars Nova ANT Fest, Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Dixon Place, Samuel French, HOT! Festival, Play Date @ Pete's, Exquisite Corpse Company, PTP/NYC, Tennessee Williams Festival, Wildclaw Theatre, Metro Arts Initiative, Buffalo United Artists, and Left Coast Theatre. Winner of the Samuel French OOB Short Play Festival and shortlisted for the Berliner Festspiele Stuckemarkt. Finalist for the O'Neill National Playwrights Conference and SPACE at Ryder Farm. 2019-2020 Resident Artist at Montclair's New Works Initiative. Co-founder of the Healthy Oyster Collective, with whom he has created three original works. Currently under commission at CLIMB Theatre, and will be a resident at Barn Arts Collective in October 2019. MFA: Iowa Playwrights Workshop. BA: Bennington College.

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On Forgetting and Theatre’s Impermanence
Essay

On Forgetting and Theatre’s Impermanence

27 August 2019

Eric Marlin reflects on theatre’s ephemerality, connecting the notion to capitalism, technology, legacies, and more.