Aditi Brennan Kapil

Aditi Brennan Kapil, Playwright

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Representative Plays:

Orange (2018)
Imogen Says Nothing (2017)
Agnes Under the Big Top (2012)

About the Playwright:

Aditi Brennan Kapil is a television and theater writer, actress, and director. She is of Bulgarian and Indian descent, and was raised in Sweden prior to moving to Minneapolis, and more recently Los Angeles. Recent projects in television include Away on Netflix, and American Gods on Starz, and in theater Orange for SouthCoast Repertory Theatre, andImogen Says Nothing for Yale Repertory Theatre. Upcoming work includes Season 2 of Invasion for Apple, a feature adaptation of Daughter of the Deep with Rick Riordan for Disney+, and a new play for Audible titled Marrow. She is a Resident Playwright at New Dramatists.



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