Jim Kleinmann

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Introduction Jim is co-founder and Artistic Director of PlayGround, the Bay Area's leading playwright incubator. For PlayGround, he has staged more than eighty original short works and has also directed nine audio recordings of short plays as part of PlayGround’s Podcast series, distributed through KQED’s The Writers’ Block. Jim is a veteran arts administrator with more than 20 years of experience, including the past 18 serving as chief executive for some of the Bay Area’s leading performing arts organizations. He received his MFA from the Yale School of Drama.