Playwrights West

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2013 Teen West Playwright

Playwrights West Board President

Karin Magaldi works professionally as a dramaturg, playwright and director. She is also Director of the School of Theater + Film at Portland State University (PSU).

She has served as dramaturg on many productions in Portland over the past twelve years with Artists Repertory Theatre, CoHo Productions, The Miracle Theatre Group, Portland Center Stage, Portland Playhouse and Third Rail Repertory Theatre. As a director she has worked at CoHo Productions, The Miracle Theatre Group, Portland Center Stage and PSU. She serves on the artistic council for CoHo Productions and the Miracle Theatre Group. Recent plays include Consider the Ant (Twilight Repertory), Jack and the Bones, Shaking the Tree (2012); Verge Warnings, Wilson H.S. (2013) and Wilde Tales, Shaking the Tree (2013).