Ashley Hamilton is a PhD Student in Educational Theatre (with an emphasis on Applied Theatre) at New York University. Ashley received her BFA in Acting from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2010 and her Master’s Degree in Educational Theatre, Theatre for Communities from New York University in 2013. Ashley’s work is vast, ranging from working as an actress off-Broadway to creating theatre in maximum security prisons to teaching theatre to young people in dozens of public, private and charter schools as a teaching artist in New York City. For more information visit