Creative Team

Creative Team //


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Caitlin Cassidy

CO-ARTISTIC DIRECTOR // 

Caitlin is an actor-musician-theatremaker. She is a 2017-18 Fellow with Georgetown University’s Laboratory for Global Performance and Politics and a 2017 Global Cultural Fellow with the University of Edinburgh’s Institute for International Cultural Relations. Caitlin has also served as Language and Culture Fellow with AMIDEAST, has produced performance with the Tunisian Ministry of Education, designed and implemented theatre-based curricula in Saudi Arabia, and developed and performed work for the International Theatre Institute, UNESCO World Theatre Conference, International Theatre Festival of Kerala, India, and the Creative Media Festival at Northwestern University in Qatar. Acting credits include: Pay Not Attention to the Girl (Target Margin Theater), Paradise (Central Square Theater) Anything Goes (Williamstown), and Cymbeline (Shakespeare's Globe, London). She holds a B.A. in Government and Arabic from Georgetown University and a master’s in Acting from East 15 in London.  www.CaitlinNCassidy.com

 

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Geoff Kanick

CO-ARTISTIC DIRECTOR //

Geoff Kanick is an actor-magician-theatre maker. Geoff has been performing professionally as a variety entertainer for over ten years, specializing in the vaudeville tradition and performing a unique blend of new circus, improvised comedy, physical theatre, and world-class illusion. Geoff graduated with distinction from the Master’s Program in International Acting at East 15 in London. He has also trained at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and at the London Dramatic Academy. He was named Seattle Performing Artist of the Year in 2012. Geoff has toured one-man shows across the country. He was an original cast member of Drama Desk award-winning Queen Of The Night at the Paramount in New York City's Times Square, in which he starred as Sarastro and served as a member of the creative team. Most recently, Geoff served as Resident Director of Randy Weiner and Ryan Heffington’s immersive spectacle Seeing You. www.geoffkanick.com

 

 


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Miranda Rose Hall

Resident Playwright //

Miranda Rose Hall is a playwright from Baltimore, MD. She has workshopped her plays with Play Lab at Baltimore Center Stage, PlayFest at Orlando Shakespeare Theatre, The Kennedy Center's MFA Playwrights Workshop, the National New Play Network's Annual Showcase and New York Theatre Workshop. She has produced her plays at the Yale School of Drama, Yale Cabaret, Yale Summer Cabaret, the DC Fringe Festival, the Sam French Off-Off Broadway Festival and with Longacre Lea for the DC Women's Voices Theater Festival. Miranda was the 2013/14 Hot Desk Resident Playwright at Baltimore Center Stage, and continues to teach there as a teaching artist. She has also taught playwriting as a visiting lecturer at Wesleyan University, and currently teaches at Georgetown University. She graduated with a BA from Georgetown University and an MFA from the Yale School of Drama. mirandarosehall.com

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Robert Duffley

Resident Dramaturg //

Robert is Editor & Assistant Dramaturg at the American Repertory Theater and Dramaturgy Advisor at Emerson College in Boston, MA. As a dramaturg, he has developed new work with the A.R.T., OBERON, Boston Theater Marathon, Organic Theatre, Boston Circus Guild, and the Moscow Art Theater. Writing includes Out of the Blue (by Vladimir Zaytsev, co-translated with Tatyana Khaikin) and pieces for Contemporary Theatre Review (Routledge), Breaking Character Magazine (Samuel French), The A.R.T. GuideThe Theatre TimesSix By Eight PressNew International Theatre Experience News, and DC Theatre Scene. Education: MFA, A.R.T./MXAT Institute for Advanced Theater Training at Harvard University; BA, Georgetown University.