Carson McCain

Carson is a director and producer based in Dallas. She is a 2014 graduate of Southern Methodist University, where she studied acting, directing, and playwriting. There, she received a Meadows Exploration Grant to develop and produce the world premiere of Michelle with Wet Eyeballs by Claire Carson. She currently serves as the Supervising Producer for Spoke Media where she has produced and directed numerous audiobooks and podcasts. Dallas theatergoers will have seen her work most recently at Second Thought Theatre where she directed Empathitrax by Ana Nogueira. She previously worked with Undermain Theatre on Really by Jackie Sibblies Drury, and with Second Thought Theatre on The Great God Pan by Amy Herzog, Belleville by Amy Herzog, and Booth by Steven Michael Walters. She served as associate director on Dallas Theater Center’s 2016 production of A Christmas Carol and as assistant director on Kitchen Dog’s Production of I’m Gonna Pray for You So Hard. Other directing credits include Middletown by Will Eno, Delirium by Enda Walsh and Theatre O, and the world premiere of Ophelia Underwater by Janielle Kastner. To experience more of Carson's work, check out her most recent podcast, Untitled Dad Project with Janielle Kastner on whatever podcast app you use.