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Jessica Barnhill

Jessica Barnhill is a New York based director, stage manager, and producer. She was the Associate Producer of Poetic Theater

January 26, 2016
Ori Bensimhon

With Poetic Theater Productions: Production Manager for Poetic License 2012, Poetic License 2014, Poetic License 2015: Subconscious, Poetic License 2016: A Kind of Now,

January 22, 2016
Xandra Clark

Xandra Clark is an actress, writer, performance-maker, and audio documentary producer based in Brooklyn. She has performed at Dixon Place, The

December 15, 2015
Samantha Cooper

Samantha is honored to be a part of the Poetic Theater family. With PTP: Goliath (Culture Project, Wild Project, CA

December 12, 2015
Darian Dauchan

DARIAN DAUCHAN is an award winning solo performer, actor, and poet who has appeared on both Broadway (Twentieth Century) and

November 26, 2015
Dontonio Demarco

With Poetic Theater Productions: Actor in GOLIATH, GOLIATH was presented in the Planet Connections Theatre Festival where it was nominated for 9 awards

November 22, 2015
Maurice Decaul

Maurice Emerson Decaul, a former Marine, is a poet, essayist, and playwright, whose writing has been featured in the New

November 22, 2015
Natalia Duong

With Poetic Theater Productions: Actress in GOLIATH, GOLIATH was presented in the Planet Connections Theatre Festival where it was nominated for 9 awards and

November 6, 2015
Edgar Eguia

Edgar Eguia is a NY-based actor.  He has affiliations with The Flea Theater, The Amoralists Theatre Company, and Poetic Theater Productions. 

October 20, 2015
Karen Eilbacher

Karen Eilbacher played the original role of Kia Clark in Chisa Hutchinson’s SHE LIKE GIRLS (GLAAD Awards, Outstanding NY Theatre:

October 18, 2015
Anna Gothard

Anna is a performer, musician, teacher and a half of folk-pop duo, Anna/Kate. Anna has performed widely in music venues

August 12, 2015
Craig ‘muMs’ Grant

Craig muMs Grant is an American Playwright, Poet and Actor best known for playing Poet on the HBO hit show

August 9, 2015
Sean Hagerty

Sean Hagerty is a composer, violinist, and sound designer specializing in music for theater and dance. Previous productions with Poetic

July 26, 2015
Kenneth Heaton

Kenneth Heaton appeared as Paul in Poetic Theater Productions’ award-winning Goliath at The Wild Project and in the 2014 West

July 22, 2015
Joanna Hoffman

Joanna Hoffman ( is a spoken word poet and teaching artist based in Brooklyn, NY. She is a 15 year veteran of slam, or

July 12, 2015
Joell Jackson

Joell Jackson has performed with the off Broadway show STOMP on tour and in New York for five years. Immediately

May 26, 2015
Teniece Divya Johnson

Teniece Divya Johnson is an activist, capricorn, stunt performer, henna artist and student of life. A MFA graduate of the

May 12, 2015
Ryan F Johnson

With Poetic Theater Productions: Actor in Underground Actor in “Shatter the Sky” in Poetic License 2013 Actor in Conscious Language 2014

May 12, 2015
Jeremy Karafin

Jeremy Karafin founded Poetic Theater Productions in February 2010 and, as artistic director, has produced over 160 productions, showcases, gallery

April 26, 2015
Sarah Livant

Sarah Livant is a native Alabamian. She attended Sarah Lawrence College and began stage managing in New York City upon

March 18, 2015
Alex Mallory

Alex Mallory is a theatrical director and creative leader in New York. She directed Dijla Wal Furat: Between the Tigris and

February 26, 2015
Jennifer McGrath

Jennifer McGrath is a graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts who currently serves as the Stage Manager for

February 25, 2015
Edward McWilliams

With Poetic Theater Productions: Poet and Performer for Love Redefined 2010, March ForWord and Uncharted Graphic Design for One Brave

February 24, 2015
Monique Paige

With Poetic Theater Productions: Actress in GOLIATH in the Planet Connections Festival where Monique’s outstanding performance earned her a nomination for a festival

November 26, 2014
Jenny Pacanowski

Jenny Pacanowski is a poet/combat veteran/facilitator/public speaker/actor/curator. In the Army while deployed to Iraq, Jenny was a combat medic and

November 26, 2014
Wade Ray

With Poetic Theater Productions: Actor in “Presents” development series Actor in Underground Actor in Love Redefined 2012 & 2013 Actor in

September 26, 2014
Yadira de la Riva

Yadira De La Riva is an artist/educator from El Paso, Texas and Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua. She graduated from the University

September 18, 2014
Takeo Rivera

With Poetic Theater Productions: Playwright of GOLIATH, GOLIATH was presented in the Planet Connections Theatre Festival where it was nominated for

September 18, 2014
Temesgen Tocruray

With Poetic Theater Productions: Actor in: Underground Actor in reading of Shatter the Sky in Poetic License 2013 Actor in Love, Redefined

July 12, 2014
Nabil Viñas

Nabil Viñas is an award-winning actor born, raised, and based in NYC. He’ll appear at the 55th New York Film

May 18, 2014
Adam Wennick

Adam Wennick is an actor specializing in voiceover and a producer.  Select Voiceover credits: Nicktoons’ Yu-Gi-Oh, commercials for Fanta, Death

April 22, 2014
Lauren Whitehead

Lauren Whitehead is a writer, performer and MFA recipient in Dramaturgy (Columbia University). Recent performances include a workshop of We

April 19, 2014
Andrew Willis-Woodward

Andrew Willis-Woodward is a New York based director, actor, singer, dancer, choreographer, dialect coach, writer, and deviser. He is a

April 18, 2014
Kate Foster

With Poetic Theater Productions: Writer in “Presents…” development series Playwright, Vocalist and Actress in How to Stay in Poetic License 2013 Poet

January 4, 2013
Brad Peterson

With Poetic Theater Productions: Lighting Design for Love Redefined 2010 and Love Redefined 2014 Lighting Design for March ForWord 2010

January 2, 2013
Elliott D. Smith

With Poetic Theater Productions: Poet in March ForWord 2010 Poet and Actor in Filial Therapy in Culture Project’s Women Center

January 1, 2013
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