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DIRECTOR

Full Productions

The Best Brothers by Daniel MacIvor  « Loudmouth Collective, Minneapolis, MN
Wilma
by William Glick « 4P & a D « Austin, TX
Pretty Girls Make Graves
 by Sam L. Landman  « Loudmouth Collective, Minneapolis, MN
A Bright New Boise
by Samuel D. Hunter  « Loudmouth Collective, Minneapolis, MN
Poor Boys’ Chorus
by Brian Kettler « 4P & a D, Austin, TX
Kitty Kitty Kitty
by Noah Haidle « Loudmouth Collective, Minneapolis, MN «
The Pillowman
by Martin McDonagh « 4P & a D, Austin, TX
Fuddy Meers 
by David Lindsay-Abaire « Loudmouth Collective, Minneapolis, MN
Cul-de-Sac
by Daniel MacIvor « Loudmouth Collective, Minneapolis, MN
Thom Pain (based on nothing) by Will Eno « Loudmouth Collective, Minneapolis, MN
Gruesome Playground Injuries by Rajiv Joseph (remount) « Loudmouth Collective, Minneapolis, MN
Joe Dowling’s William Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet on the Moon… by Christopher Kehoe « The Peanut Butter Factory, Minneapolis, MN
Gruesome Playground Injuries by Rajiv Joseph « The Peanut Butter Factory, Minneapolis, MN
Oh, the Humanity and Other Good Intentions by Will Eno « The Peanut Butter Factory, Minneapolis, MN
10 Virgins  by Laura Jacqmin « Theatre Unbound, Minneapolis, MN
Traveling Light by Lindsay Harris Friel « Theatre Pro Rata, Minneapolis, MN
Monster  by Daniel MacIvor « Theatre Pro Rata, Minneapolis, MN
4:48 Psychosis by Sarah Kane « 20% Theatre Company Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN
Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare « Swearing Jack Productions, Minneapolis, MN

Educational Productions

Elephant’s Graveyard by George Brant « Columbia Heights High School, Columbia Heights, MN
The Heir Apparent
by David Ives « Minnesota State University Moorhead, Moorhead, MN
Spring Awakening
by Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik « Children’s Theatre Company, Minneapolis, MN
Esperanza Rising 
by Pam Muñoz Ryan, adapted by Lynne Alvarez « The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Annie Jump and the Library of Heaven
by Reina Hardy « The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Never Swim Alone
by Daniel MacIvor « Minnesota State University Moorhead, Moorhead, MN

New play development, WORKSHOPS & staged readings

Margaret « The Drama League, New York, NY
Book of Ishmael
 « The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
One Night Only
by Katie Bender « The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Dead Leaves
by Joanna Garner « The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Pretty Girls Make Graves
by Sam L. Landman « Loudmouth Collective, Minneapolis, MN
Tooth and Nailed
 
by Joanna Garner « The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Sucking and Spitting
by Lydia Blaisdell « The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Poor Boys’ Chorus by Brian Kettler « The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Much Louder Than This by Chelsea Marcantel « Loudmouth Collective, Minneapolis, MN

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity by Kristoffer Diaz « dir. Jen Wineman « Asolo Rep, Sarasota, FL 
Born Yesterday
 by Garson Kanin « dir. Peter Amster « Asolo Rep, Sarasota, FL
The Great Society 
by Robert Schenkkan « dir. Nicole A. Watson « Asolo Rep, Sarasota, FL
Tribes
by Nina Raine « dir. Dave Steakley « ZACH Theatre, Austin, TX
A Christmas Carol
by Dave Steakely « dir. Dave Steakley « ZACH Theatre, Austin, TX
All the Way
by Robert Schenkkan « dir. Dave Steakley « ZACH Theatre, Austin, TX
In the Next Room (or the vibrator play) 
by Sarah Ruhl « dir. Sarah Rasmussen « ZACH Theatre, Austin, TX
Richard III, Loyalty Binds Me
 Residency « dir. Jean Lambert-wild « The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
The Primrose Path by Crispin Whittell « dir. Roger Rees « Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis, MN
In the Next Room (or the vibrator play) by Sarah Ruhl « dir. Sarah Rasmussen « Jungle Theater, Minneapolis, MN
Babe, the Sheep Pig by David Wood « dir. Peter C. Brosius « Children’s Theatre Company, Minneapolis, MN
Cabaret by Kander, Ebb, & Masteroff « dir. Wendy Knox « Frank Theatre, Minneapolis, MN
Il Campiello by Carlo Goldoni, Adapted by Steven Epp « dir. Michelle Hensley « Ten Thousand Things Theatre, Minneapolis, MN
Iron Ring
by Charles Way « dir. Peter C. Brosius « Children’s Theatre Company, Minneapolis, MN
.faust « dir. Lisa Moreira « Sandbox Theatre, Minneapolis, MN
Marisol by José Rivera « dir. Carin Bratlie « Theatre Pro Rata, Minneapolis, MN
Killer Joe by Tracy Letts « dir. Carin Bratlie « Theatre Pro Rata, Minneapolis, MN
Metamorphoses by Mary Zimmerman « dir. Carin Bratlie « Theatre Pro Rata, Minneapolis, MN
Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf  « dir. Barbra Berlovitz « Theatre de la Jeune Lune, Minneapolis, MN

HONORS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

SDCF Observership Class « 2010-2011, 2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2017-2018
The Drama League Rough Draft Residency — Margaret « 2017
Asolo Repertory Theatre Directing Fellow « 2016-2017
Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival National Selection Team Directing Fellow « 2005
Region V Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Invited Production — Never Swim Alone
National Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Invited Production — Never Swim Alone

ARTISTIC LEADERSHIP

Producing Artistic Director, Loudmouth Collective « 2012-present
Co-Producing Artistic Director, 4P & a D « 2013-2016
Artistic/Managing Director, Swearing Jack Productions « 2004-2009

EDUCATION

M.F.A. in Directing « The University of Texas at Austin « 2016
B.A. in Theatre Arts: Directing « Minnesota State University Moorhead « 2005

INTERNSHIPS:
Happy Days by Samuel Beckett « dir. Rob Melrose « Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis, MN
Don Juan Giovanni « dir. Dominique Serrand « Theatre de la Jeune Lune, Minneapolis, MN
Figaro « dir. Dominique Serrand « Theatre de la Jeune Lune, Minneapolis, MN

OBSERVERSHIPS:
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time 
by Simom Stephens « dir. Karen Azenberg « Pioneer Theatre Company, Salt Lake City, UT (SDCF Observership)
The Qualms by Bruce Norris « dir. Pam MacKinnon « Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Chicago, IL

LABS:
2017 Lincoln Center Director Lab
2012 Society for Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation Emerging Artists Symposium
2010 Sandbox Theatre Lab
2007 Wesley Balk Opera/Music-Theatre Institute (Scholarship Recipient)
2005 Winter Wonderland Workshop

professional affiliations

Associate Member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society