Megan Weaver is a writer-director specializing in devised theater and magic-realist stories. As a teaching artist she takes a collaborative and cross-disciplinary approach, blending the unique perspectives, skills and passions of young artists to create ensemble-driven works. Megan’s current projects include writing her first spec TV pilot, a dark magic-realist drama inspired by Peter Pan, and co-developing a rock opera about Ann Richards, the late great governor of Texas. Megan is an alum of the O’Neill Theater Center’s National Theater Institute, and earned her MFA in Directing from Arizona State University. When not making theater and films, she enjoys practicing yoga, swimming, playing piano and going on hikes. She lives in Austin, Texas with her orange tabby cat Hobbes.