Pirronne Yousefzadeh, Director Pirronne Yousefzadeh has directed and developed new work at The Public/Joe's Pub, New York Theatre Workshop, Ars Nova, Soho Rep, Playwrights Horizons, The Woodshed Collective (The Tenant: Best of 2011, The L Magazine), Partial Comfort Productions, Rising Phoenix Rep, Noor Theatre, HERE Arts Center, New York Musical Theatre Festival, Ensemble Studio Theatre, The Lark Play Development Center, Dixon Place, The Wild Project, The Living Theatre, Atlantic Theater School, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Milwaukee Rep, and Hangar Theatre, among others. She is a Usual Suspect at New York Theatre Workshop and the Fellowship Coordinator, New Georges Affiliated Artist and member of The Jam, member of the Old Vic/New Voices Network, and an alumna of the Emerging Artist Fellowship at NYTW, Drama League Directors Project, Lincoln Center Directors Lab, Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab, and Ensemble Studio Theatre's Resident Director Program. Pirronne has been on faculty at Bard High School Early College, and is a directing mentor and guest director at Fordham University, guest director at Ramapo College, and teaching artist at Two River Theater Company. MFA, Columbia University. www.pirronne.com
Beth Goldenberg, Costume Designer Recent designs include Krechinsky/Muromsky/Tarelkin (dir. Mark Wing-Davey); Pura Vida (Second Ave Dance Co.); The Play About My Dad (Collaborationtown); and Quantum Poetics (Stolen Chair Theatre). Upcoming designs include The Little Match GirlPassion (dir. Francesca Zambello, Glimmerglass). Assistant/associate design credits include Broadway, Theatre For A New Audience, Glimmerglass, The Shakespeare Theatre, The Kennedy Center, CSC and The Women’s Project. BFA, Theatre Design, Boston University. MFA, Costume Design, NYU/Tisch. www.bethgoldenberg.com
Jason Ardizzone-West, Set designer Jason is a New York based set designer and projection designer. He has worked with: Hostos Repertory Theatre, Dixon Place, Columbia University, NYU, Cornell Center for Theater Arts, Judith Shakespeare Company, The Juilliard School, NYSTI, the Educational Theatre Collaborative and the Kearsarge Arts Theatre Company. Jason received a B Arch from Cornell and worked as an architect (designing theaters) prior to getting his MFA in set design from NYU. Jason is currently working as associate set designer with Santo Loquasto for the new musical version of Woody Allen’s Bullets Over Broadway, and assistant set designer with Mark Wendland for the new musical If/Then. Jason teaches model building and projection design at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, Drama Department. www.ardizzonewest.com
Mike Inwood, Lighting Designer Mike’s Past productions include: Trevor (Lesser America), Out Cold/Zippo Songs (BAM), The Total Bent (Public), Samuel and Alasdair (The Mad Ones), What Happened to Bill Viola? (Ars Nova), Thirteen Near-Death Experiences (CoreyDargel/PS122). Upcoming: Pierced (Joshua Beamish/ADI). Mike also works with: Elevator Repair Service, Portland Opera, PARADIGM, Clare Cook Dance Theater, and Response Dance. MFA, Tisch School of the Arts. 2010 Emmy award, NBC Sports. www.mikeinwood.com.
Emma Wilk, Sound Designer Emma is a sound and projections designer living in New York City. She has been in love with the theater since running spotlight for Pippin during her freshman year of high school. Design credits include: The Shape of Things (45th St Theater); PS Jones and the Frozen City (co-design, The New Ohio); The Umbrella Plays (The Tank); Ghost Girl (Workshop Theater) Sweet Charity (NYU); Ivanov, Light Up the Skiy, These Shining Lives and Bonjour, la, bonjour (Stella Adler); The Hurricane Katrina Comedy Festival (NYC Fringe); Estrogenius Festival (Manhattan Theater Source); Aliens with Extraordinary Skills, projections (The Women’s Theater Project). Assistant Design credits include: Broadway - The Lyons, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, Oleanna. Off-Bway - Red Dog Howls, Food and Fadwa (New York Theatre Workshop); Assistance, The Big Meal (Playwrights Horizons); Cactus Flower (Westside Theater Upstairs); The Lyons,The Metal Children (Vineyard Theater). She has a BA in Film and History from Vassar College. In her spare time she likes to make jams and chutneys, and occasionally blogs about it. www.emmamwilk.com