Bruce Karp

Playwright

Bruce Karp is a native of New York City.  He has written several ten-minute and one-act plays, many of which have been performed at South Florida and other U.S. theater festivals, as well as in Canada and India. Three of his full-length plays have had staged readings in Florida. Recent credits: His fourth full-length, "Clear Blue Sky" had a staged reading at The Sauk, Jonesville, MI, and was filmed and streamed by The Heights Players in Brooklyn, NY. "The Best" (Take Ten Play Festival, Broward College, Florida); "Above and Beyond" (Playwright's Round Table, Florida; Phoenix World Theater, Kochi, India); "Picking Your Nose" (Crafton Hills College New Play Festival, California); "The Portrait" (Nomad Theater, Illinois);  "Prom Night" (Fantasy Theater Factory, Florida); "Goy Meets Girl" (Delray Beach Playhouse, Florida).

Upcoming: "The Short and Short of It," an evening of short plays (Fantasy Theater Factory, December, 2021)

He currently divides his time between South Florida and Northern New Jersey.  Dramatist’s Guild Full Member, 2019. Member, New Play Exchange.

Highlights

My 9/11-themed play "Clear Blue Sky" was filmed and streamed for three weekends (just prior to the 20th anniversary) by The Heights Players, a 65-year old mainstay of community theater based in Brooklyn, NY.