Marty Pottenger

Marty Pottenger

Marty Pottenger, theater artist, playwright, and social impact practitioner. Founder of Art At Work (2007), a national initiative that increases cities’ resilience through strategic art projects and Executive Director of arts nonprofit Terra Moto Inc. Her plays have toured the United States and Europe since 1975. They include

#PhillySavesEarth (climate change/history/time travel/personal tragedies/2016/ Painted Bride); ABUNDANCE: America & Money (interviews with 30 multi-millionaires & 30 minimum wageworkers/2004/ NYC, Philadelphia, Seattle, Burlington, Houston, Providence, Chicago); City Water Tunnel #3 (Obie-award, story of the building of NYC’s water tunne/1998/Judith Anderson NYC + ICA, London); Radio Calls (with police officers after fatal shooting/2010/Portland ME); home land security (intimate & societal impacts of 9/11 performed by Portland’s Mayor, Fire Chief, Sudanese Refugee, NAACP President, Mi’kmag Tribal member/ 2006 / Portland ME); All The Way Home (performances by veterans – Iraq & Afghanistan –
battling PTS/2016/Portland ME)