NTC Person of the Year Honorees
Awarded annually to an individual who has made an outstanding and noteworthy contribution to the theatre.
2015 - P. Carl
Polly Carl is the Director of HowlRound and the Creative Director of ArtsEmerson at Emerson College. His work at Emerson is focused on promoting theatre practices around the core principle that theatre is for everyone. He divides his time between theory and practice—between collaborating on the challenges facing our field, and developing and presenting work for the stage. He spent two years as Director of Artistic Development at Steppenwolf Theatre and served eleven years at the Playwrights' Center in Minneapolis, seven as Producing Artistic Director. He regularly dramaturgs, teaches, writes, consults, and mentors. His PhD in Comparative Studies in Discourse and Society is from the University of Minnesota.
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