Marina Carr

Marina Carr

Marina Carr blev født i 1964 og voksede op i Co Offaly, Irland. Hendes hovedværker omfatter LOW IN THE DARK (Project Arts Centre, Dublin, 1989), THE DEER’S SURRENDER (Dublin, Andrews Lane Theatre,1990), THIS LOVE THING (Dublin, Project Arts Centre, og Belfast, Old Museum Building, 1991) , THE MAI (The Peacock, 1994), ON RAFTERY’S HILL (Galway, The Druid Theatre Company, 1996) og ARIEL(The Abbey, 2002). Hun har gennem tiderne modtaget adkillige priser, heriblandt: The Irish Times Best New Play Award, the Dublin Theatre Festival Best New Play Award 1994 for THE MAI, en McCauley Fellowship, en Hennessey Award, the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, og en E.M. Forster Prize fra American Academy of Arts and Letters.