Rachel Gita Karp

Art Discipline: 
Brooklyn, NY
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Nov 13, 2023 to Dec 1, 2023

Rachel Gita Karp is a writer-director who makes performances to change US politics and policy. She focuses on supporting reproductive justice, voting and voters, and increased gender representation in the highest levels of government. Rachel has created performances about these topics and more through The Drama League, New Georges, Clubbed Thumb, Ars Nova, Mabou Mines, Brooklyn Arts Council, LaGuardia Performing Arts Center, The Wild Project, The Brick, Irondale, The Flea, IRT, Dixon Place, Incubator Arts Project, Women Center Stage, SPACE on Ryder Farm, Orchard Project, Pennsylvania Center for Women and Politics, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Philly Fringe, PlayPenn, Barn Arts, Monson Arts, Marble House Project, Chatham University, and the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. BA, Columbia; MFA, Carnegie Mellon. Rachel also works as a director at the Center for Artistic Activism, where she helps people bring more strategic creativity to socially-engaged work all over the world.