Rachel Karpf is a producer of theater, live performance, and mind-blowing experiences. She was recently named Artistic Producer of WP Theater.
Her independent theater projects include the world premiere and Off-Broadway remount of Kate Benson and Lee Sunday Evans' [PORTO], Lisa Lampanelli's Stuffed, development of Martyna Majok's queens, and Spare Rib, a theatrical reproductive rights fundraiser with Gloria Steinem. As Associate Director of Page 73, her productions included You Got Older (2 OBIE Awards), Grounded, and When January Feels Like Summer. She has produced, curated, and developed new theater and opera works with New Georges, LCT3, New York Theater Workshop, 13P, Beth Morrison Projects, and with artists including Sarah Hughes, McFeely Sam Goodman, Ellie Heyman, and The Institute for Psychogeographic Adventure.
Rachel has also worked with international collective Guerilla Science to delight the public with science in unexpected places, producing experiential pop-ups, dinner parties, music festival programming, and more. She currently produces You Get a Spoon!, a monthly live variety and audience giveaway show hosted by comedian Chris Duffy.
Rachel is a recipient of the TCG Leadership [U]niversity Finalist Award and the Time Warner Foundation Fellowship of the WP Producers' Lab. She is a graduate of Dartmouth College.