Carl Menninger (Artistic Associate)
Carl Menninger lived and worked in Chicago for many years. Currently, he is an Assistant Professor of Theatre at American University, in Washington, DC where he ran the Theatre and Musical Theatre programs for eight years. While in Chicago, Carl worked with Victory Gardens and Chicago Dramatists. In addition to working at DC’s Studio Theatre and Adventure Theatre, his play Dysfunction Spelled Backward Is Family was presented in DC. Currently, he is working on a play about the silent film stars Ramon Novarro and Billy Haines. Carl is the author of Minding the Edge: Strategies for a Fulfilling, Successful Career as an actor.r.