Rebecca is a director, teaching artist, and community organizer. After recently completing her Master’s in Arts Politics from New York University’s Tisch School of The Arts, she has been focused on continue to work in the intersection of theater, education, entertainment and community engagement.
Prior to New York, she received her Bachelor’s of Arts in Theater, summa cum laude from UCLA’s School of Theater, Film, and Television. While in undergraduate she was the Director of Education for her student theater company, placing her as a traveling teaching artist throughout the greater Los Angeles Area. In the interim between UCLA and NYU, Rebecca worked in Kenya, South Africa, Mexico and Costa Rica with Global Visions International as a English-Learner teacher, as well as a teaching artist and directed several plays with her students. Upon returning to the United States in 2016, she co-founded After Hours Theatre Company, that continues to produce full-length musicals in Los Angeles.
She is incredible excited to join the team at BAL and continue bringing theater to students around New York!