Carlos Murillo

Alumni Playwright

2007 -- 2014

Carlos Murillo has been a resident playwright at New Dramatists since 2007. His plays have been produced at Theater der Stadt Aalen in Germany, Vígszínház in Budapest, Hungary, Humana Festival at Actors Theatre of Louisville, Summer Play Festival, En Garde Arts, Soho Rep, Hangar Theatre Lab, Theatre @ Boston Court, Circle X, Son of Semele, Actor’s Express, Salt Lake Acting Company, City Theatre of Miami and elsewhere. His work has also been seen at The Public Theater, New York Theatre Workshop, Goodman Theatre, South Coast Rep, Portland Center Stage, Madison Rep, Sundance Institute, The Playwrights’ Center, Bay Area Playwrights Festival, Chautauqua Conservatory, Annex Theatre, UC Santa Barbara, Loyola University Museum of Art, and others. His work has been published by Dramatists Play Service, Playscripts, Inc., Smith & Kraus, Heinemann, and Theatre Forum. Awards include a Playwrights’ Center Jerome Fellowship, two Rockefeller MAP grants, two National Latino Playwriting Awards from Arizona Theatre Company, and he is the 2009 Otis Guernsey Award winner from the William Inge Theatre Festival. He has received commissions from The Goodman, Steppenwolf, Berkeley Rep, Playwrights Horizons, The Public, South Coast Rep, and En Garde Arts. Carlos has taught at the University of Iowa, the Kennedy Center, and is an Associate Professor at The Theatre School of DePaul University where he heads the playwriting program. Carlos is a resident playwright at Chicago Dramatists. He lives in the south side of Chicago with his wife Lisa Portes and their two children Eva Rose and Carlos Pablo.

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    Launched in 2002, the PlayTime Developmental Studio provides five New Dramatists writers with a two-week writers' retreat, right in the heart of New York City. PlayTime is a laboratory designed to give playwrights the opportunity to explore, workshop, rethink, and revise ambitious new works of theatre by drawing from a supportive resident company of actors, directors, stage managers, staff, and fellow playwrights.

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March 8, 2013

Book WIngs Russia

The Dead Parent Club, will be performed as part of Bookwings, a collaboration between the University of Iowa International Writers Program and The Moscow Art Theatre. Three US and three Russian writers were commissioned to write ten minute plays on the theme of contact. The plays will be performed simultaneously in Iowa City and Moscow on Thursday, March 14 at 10:30 am. They event can be seen worldwide via an internet live stream.

http://iwp.uiowa.edu/programs/book-wings/2013Russia

February 19, 2012

Reading of Mayday Mayday Tuesday at Playwrights Horizons

Playwrights Horizons' Literary Staff hopes you can join us for a reading of

MAYDAY MAYDAY TUESDAY

Written by CARLOS MURILLO
Directed by MICHAEL JOHN GARCES

with
Leland Gantt
Jenny Maguire
J. Mallory-McCree
Danny Mastrogiorgio
Danielle Slavick
Matthew Stadelmann
Henry Stram
April Yvette Thompson
Joe Tippett

Tuesday, February 21st, at 12PM
Playwrights Horizons
North Rehearsal Room, 5th Floor
416 West 42nd Street.

SPACE IS LIMITED—RSVP IS REQUIRED

PLEASE RESPOND TO

JERRY LIEBLICH @ LIT@PLAYWRIGHTSHORIZONS.ORG

Contact Info

c/o Antje Oegel
AO International
1963 West Foster Avenue #2
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 754-7628
aoegel@aoegelinternational.com

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