Carla Ching

Resident Playwright

2013 -- 2020

An LA native, Carla stumbled upon pan-Asian performance collective Peeling at the Asian American Writers Workshop and wrote, performed and produced with them for three years, which she still considers her first theater training.

Her plays include Nomad Motel (Forthcoming from City Theatre; O'Neill Playwrights Conference; National New Play Network Showcase of New Plays; The Atlantic's Asian American Mixfest), The Two Kids That Blow Shit Up (Huntington Theatre's Breaking Ground Festival; Artists at Play and Mu Performing Arts) Fast Company (South Coast Rep; Ensemble Studio Theatre; Lyric Stage; PFP ), TBA (2g), The Sugar House at the Edge of the Wilderness (Ma-Yi Theater Company) and Big Blind/Little Blind.

She’s an alumna of The Women’s Project Lab, the Lark Play Development Center Meeting of the Minds, the CTG Writers’ Workshop and the Ma-Yi Writers Lab. Former Artistic Director of Asian American Theater Company, 2g.

Urban Artists Initiative fellow, Teachers and Writers Collaborative fellow and Lark Playwrights Workshop fellow.

TBA is published in Out of Time and Place. Fast Company is published by Samuel French. BA, Vassar College. MFA, New School for Drama.

Proud member of New Dramatists and The Kilroys. Carla wrote on USA’s Graceland, AMC's Fear the Walking Dead, Amazon's I Love Dick and Beau Willimon's forthcoming The First on Hulu.

She’s taught workshops for The New Victory Theater, Lincoln Center Institute, The Public Theater, The Women’s Project, TDF, American Place Theater, Young Playwrights, The Wallis Annenberg Center and Center Theater Group. She also taught Playwriting at Pace University in NY.

Contact Info

carla.ching@gmail.com

Beth Blickers | APA
135 West 50th Street, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10020
O: (212) 621-3098 | F: (212) 245-5062
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Management:
Henry Huang
Heroes and Villains Entertainment
henry@heroesandvillains-ent.com

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