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Taylor Norton is a freelance director and producing consultant working in Minneapolis and New York City. She is the former Artistic Director of Access Theater, and a passionate advocate for disabled artists. Producing: Gospel of the Marys (dir. Molly Houlahan, Furnace Festival 2019); On This Side of the World (dir. Noam Shapiro, Access Theater 2018); R+J: A Female and Genderqueer Adaptation of Romeo & Juliet (dir. Molly Houlahan, Hypokrit Theatre Company 2017), CRY EDEN (dir. Sarah Wansley, Access Theater, 2016). Selected directing credits follow. Regional: Lake Kelsey (Saint Paul Conservatory for Performing Artists 2018), The Tempest (Saint Paul Conservatory for Performing Artists 2016). New York City: The Island Boys (Urban Stages 2015); Summer Valley Fair (NYMF 2015); Sea Legs: A Nautical New Musical* (Araca Project 2014). Assistant Directing: Incognito (MTC, dir. Doug Hughes); Emilie: The Marquise du Chatelet Defends Her Life Tonight (Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, dir. Alex Greenfield); The Diver (US Premiere, dir. Rebecca Spooner); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Upright Egg Theatre, dir. Leah Adcock-Starr); Hedda Gabler (The Southern Theatre, dir. Genevieve Bennett). 2015-17 Manhattan Theatre Club Directing Fellow. Training: BFA in Directing from The University of Michigan.
(* Indicates World Premiere)