CARRIE BARRETT‘s plays have been produced or developed at The National Playwrights Conference at The Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center, The Director’s Lab at Lincoln Center Theater, Skylight Theatre Company (LA), Sideshow Theatre (Chicago), Gotham Stage Company (NYC), and Steep Theatre (Chicago), among others. Her improv and sketch comedy shows have been produced most notably at i.O. Theatres (Chicago & LA), The Hollywood Improv, SketchMelt by Nerdist (LA), Second City Chicago Unhinged, Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Piccolo Spoletto Fringe and Chicago Sketch Fest.
As an actor, she has appeared in over 20 national commercials and on various TV shows. She has a BFA in Fine Arts from Univerisity of Illinois – Chicago and an MFA in Writing for the Stage and Screen from Northwestern University and is a proud member of The Playwrights Union. All this (and more!) while maintaining a very active Facebook account! She currently lives in Los Angeles with her husband and her laptop. www.carriebarrett.com