D is a New England based Director, Fight Director, Intimacy Director, and Movement Specialist.
Directing Credits include: A Clockwork Orange (Jobsite Theatre) Ready Steady Yeti Go (Stageworks) Macbeth and Richard III (Tampa Shakes) Beruit and Blue Surge (Cena/Cenari) Bethany and Tender Napalm (TRT2) and US Drag, They Don't Pay We Won't Pay, The Wolves, and She Kills Monsters (Theatre USF) As well as two seasons of Unto these Hills Outdoor Drama.
Selected Fight Direction credits include: The Black Suits (Joe's Pub), Born Yesterday, Morning After Grace, and The Little Foxes (Asolo Repertory Theatre), FLY and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime (Florida Studio Theatre), The Piano Lesson, The Mountain Top, and Dearly Departed (Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe), Vietgone, The Invisible Hand and Bad Jews (American Stage), The Niceties, Dry Land, Dike, and Pilgrims (Urbanite), Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, and Richard the III (Tampa Shakes), The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Diety and In the Blood (Stageworks), As You Like It, A Skull In Conemarra, and Gloucester Blue (Jobsite Theatre), Don Giovanni, Faust, Il Trovatore, Carmen, Tales of Hoffman, and La Boheme (St Petersburg Opera), Voodoo Macbeth and Take Me Out (Studio 620), A View from the Bridge (Tampa Rep), Appropriate (Three Bone Theatre) and Unto these Hills and Time of War (Cherokee Historical Association)
Intimacy Direction Credits include: The Cake and In the Next Room (Studio at Tierra Del Sol) Carmen (Opera Orlando) Vietgone (American Stage), Sender and Pilgrims (Urbanite Theatre), Ruby (Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe), and Stupid F!@#ing Bird (Tampa Rep)
They hold a BFA from the University of Michigan, and an MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University. They currently teach Acting, Directing, Voice, and Movement at the University of Maine, and previously served on faculty at the University of South Florida. They are certified as a teacher and fight director by the SAFD.
When D isn't in the theatre, they a can be found cooking over and open fire after a day of hiking. They are currently attempting to camp in every national park possible. So far they have made it to Acadia, Black Canyon of The Gunnison, Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Badlands, Rocky Mountain, Mesa Verde, Shenandoah, The Everglades, Wind Cave, Mammoth Cave, Hot Springs, Indiana Dunes, The Great Sand Dunes, and The Great Smoky Mountains. 15 out of 61 down!