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About

Emma Carter is a playwright, producer, actress and teaching artist currently based in Kansas City, MO. She holds a BFA in Theatre Arts with a minor in Music from Stephens College. She is the current playwright in residence at the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center, a member of the Midwest Dramatists, and the winner of KC's Project Playwright 2015. Her works have been produced by The Living Room Theatre, The Fishtank Theater, Project Playwright, and The Barn Players. Find copies of her work on the National New Play Network

Emma teaches beginner drama classes for students age 3-7 with Kansas City Young Audiences. She also leads Reaching the Write Minds workshops and is a peer educator in the Dramatic Health Education Project with the Coterie Theatre. 

Emma is currently signed with Exposure Model and Talent. She is a year-round cast member of the Dinner Detective Kansas City and works as a standardized patient with KUMC and UMKC.