Kara Lee Corthron

Kara Lee Corthron is an award-winning New York City based playwright. A Julliard alumna, she is an instructor at Primary Stages’ Einhorn School of Performing Arts and has taught at the MFA and BFA playwriting programs at Ohio University, NYU-Tisch, Rutgers, and Spalding University.

Books by this Author

The Truth of Right Now

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Be kind.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. I’m a lucky girl, because I’m doing it!

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Humbert Humbert

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Like, I know, actually, seriously, awesome, totally, and yeah. I also curse a lot, but I won’t list any of those words here.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. Some kind of dessert. Molten chocolate cake topped with vanilla ice cream perhaps. My life span would be brief, but it would make somebody VERY happy.