Directing

Berkeley Repertory Theatre

CRAZY WISDOM SAVES THE WORLD AGAIN
by Wes Nisker

THE LARAMIE PROJECT: 10 YEARS LATER (reading)
by Tectonic Theater Project

Berkeley Repertory Theatre’s Ground Floor

THE SUMMER PLAY (workshop)
by Annie Smart

SHE RODE HORSES LIKE THE STOCK EXCHANGE (workshop)
by Amelia Roper

LION. PIG. WOLF. SNAKE. (workshop)
by Michael Mitnick

Shotgun Players

BY AND BY
by Lauren Gunderson

THE GREAT DIVIDE
by Adam Chanzit

THE NORMAN CONQUESTS: ROUND & ROUND THE GARDEN
by Alan Ayckbourn

American Conservatory Theater

SNOWFLAKES, OR RARE WHITE PEOPLE (workshop)
by Dustin Chinn

A PUBLIC READING OF AN UNPRODUCED SCREENPLAY ABOUT THE DEATH OF WALT DISNEY (reading)
by Lucas Hnath

SHINSAI PLAYS (reading)
for the Japanese Earthquake Relief Fund

THIS WAYFARE WORLD (workshop with MFA program)
by Lauren Gunderson

Center Rep

SISTERS MATSUMOTO
by Philip Kan Gotanda

UC Berkeley TDPS

AULIS: AN ACT OF NIHILISM IN ONE LONG ACT
by Christopher Chen

Crowded Fire Theater

THE SHIPMENT
by Young Jean Lee

BLACKADEMICS
by Idris Goodwin

Just Theater

UNDERNEATH THE LINTEL
by Glen Berger

TheatreFIRST

FIRE WORK
by Lauren Gunderson

SEVEN
by Vital Voices Playwrights (reading)

Ferocious Lotus

CRANE
by J.C. Lee

OVER THE ASIAN AIRWAVES
by Lauren Yee

Sleepwalkers Theatre

THE NATURE LINE
by J.C. Lee

FireMused Productions

BRUME
by Silvia Peto, with Peter Coyote (reading)

Campo Santo Theatre Company

DESIERTO DE LOS LEONES
by Sharif Abu-Hamdeh (reading)

Impact Theatre

TALLGRASS GOTHIC
by Melanie Marnich

Bay Area Children’s Theatre

WHERE THE MOUNTAIN MEETS THE MOON
by Min Kahng

FROG & TOAD
by Willie Reale & Robert Reale

Berkeley Playhouse

ANNIE
by Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse & Martin Charnin




Assistant Directing

(at Berkeley Repertory Theatre)

Tony Taccone

THE INTELLIGENT HOMOSEXUAL’S GUIDE TO CAPITALISM AND SOCIALISM WITH A KEY TO THE SCRIPTURES
by Tony Kushner

TINY KUSHNER
by Tony Kushner

YELLOW JACKETS
by Itamar Moses

Jonathan Moscone

GHOST LIGHT
by Tony Taccone

Gordon Edelstein

COMING HOME
by Athol Fugard

Les Waters

IN THE NEXT ROOM, OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY
by Sarah Ruhl

THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE
by Martin McDonagh Les Waters

STRANGE DEVICES FROM THE DISTANT WEST
by Naomi Iizuka

GIRLFRIEND
by Todd Almond




Leadership

Artistic Director

Crowded Fire Theatre Company

Artistic Associate

Berkeley Repertory Theatre (The Ground Floor: Center for the Creation and Development of New Work)

Artistic Coordinator

Berkeley Repertory Theatre’s Fireworks festival with John Leguizamo, David Sedaris, Dan Hoyle & Wes Nisker

Artistic Coordinator

ON GRACE by Anna Deavere Smith (workshop)

Board Chair

Shotgun Players Theatre Company

Guest Lecturer

UC Berkeley: Theatre, Dance, & Performance Studies

Interim Executive Director

Bay Area Children’s Theatre

Community Arts Panelist

Zellerbach Family Foundation

Director & Panelist

Playwrights Foundation’s Playwrights Festival

Director & Panelist

Aurora Theatre Company’s Global Age Project




Education & Awards

 

2016 YBCA100 Honoree

2016 Theatre Bay Area 40@40 Honoree

2015 TEDx Invited Presenter

2014 Theatre Bay Area Award for Outstanding Direction of a Musical
(Where the Mountain Meets the Moon)

Member of the 2014 Lincoln Center Director’s Lab

Awarded Artistic Fellowship at Berkeley Repertory Theatre

Awarded Future Leadership Fellowship by National Arts Strategies

Awarded NYU Founder’s Scholar Award

NYU Tisch School of the Arts, BFA in Drama (with directing focus)