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Laura Brueckner

Dramaturg, literary manager, teacher, journalist, all-around curious person. 

Laura A. Brueckner currently serves as the literary manager and dramaturg for Marin Theatre Company, and as a resident artist at Crowded Fire Theater in San Francisco. She specializes in the unique journeys and big questions special to world premieres and commissions. She holds a Ph.D. in Theater and Drama (long story) from U.C. San Diego, and continues to perform, write, and direct for the stage and devise conceptual/theatrical oddments for nontraditional venues. 

The Art of Change
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The Art of Change

REMAP Bay Area and Future Aesthetics

18 June 2016

Laura Brueckner reports on the recent Arts in a Changing America’s REMAP Bay Area convening.

5 Weeks 5 Plays
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5 Weeks 5 Plays

Playwright Idris Goodwin on Collaboration, Infamy, and Making Time

29 July 2015

Laura Brueckner interviews playwright Idris Goodwin on 5 weeks 5 plays.

Playwrights, Rewrites, Multiple Productions
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Playwrights, Rewrites, Multiple Productions

Peter Sinn Nachtrieb

27 June 2015

Laura Brueckner interviews Peter Sinn Nachtrieb about the development of The Totalitarians.

Interview with Suzanne Appel
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Interview with Suzanne Appel

28 December 2014

Commons Producer Laura Brueckner interviews Suzanne Appel, managing director of Cutting Ball Theater, about playwright Andrew Saito’s residency.