Rachel Dart

Rachel Dart (Director) is a New York City-based director who brings a feminist perspective to both new play development and existing works. Rachel is also the founder of Let Us Work, an advocacy group that aims to combat and end sexual harassment in theater by effecting change in policy and culture. Directing credits include EST/Sloan, EST/Youngblood, Culture Project, #serials at The Flea, York Theatre, the Frigid Festival, The New Collectives, and The Atlantic Alumni Workshop and Acting School. Rachel is a proud alumna of the Actors Theatre of Louisville Professional Training Company, the Williamstown Theatre Festival Directing Corps, and DirectorsLabChicago.

Charles Gershman

Charles Gershman (Playwright) is a playwright/screenwriter, a 2018-2019 Dramatists Guild Foundation Playwriting Fellow, and a 2019 Chesley/Bumbalo Playwriting Award winner based in New York City. In 2018 his play Free & Proud (‘One of 10 queer shows to see in town’ – Evening Standard) had an acclaimed run at Assembly Festival after selling out previews at Theatre503. It transferred to the King’s Head Theatre (London) and was published by Oberon Books. More at www.charlesgershman.com

McLean Peterson

McLean Peterson (Ivanka) is an actor and singer living in Brooklyn, NY. Off-Broadway: Convention (Irondale), Pop Punk High (les Poisson Rouge), The Pirate La Dee Da, The Velveteen Rabbit (Atlantic Theater Co.). Off-off Broadway: Assassins (The Secret Theatre) The Parlour (Soho Rep), CRACKS (NYFringe), Enlargement (NYFringe). Film/TV: Jessica Jones (Netflix), The Chaperone (PBS), What are We? (Georgica). Follow @mclean18 and check out www.mcleanpeterson.com