RESUME

DIRECTING

Associate Director of Romeo and Juliet

by William Shakespeare | Dir. Michael Wayne Rice

American Conservatory Theatre's MFA Will on Wheels Tour, 2020

San Francisco, CA

She Kills Monsters

by Qui Nguyen

Actors Ensemble of Berkeley, 2020

San Francisco, CA

Field, Nest, Stage*º

by Ayelet Schrek

SF Public Library Fresh Play Sunday, 2020

San FRancisco, CA

How To Fail in San Francisco*

by Kayla Minton Kaufman, Gertrudis "Tru" Colon, Amanda Farbstein, and Oleg Trofimov

Cutting Ball Theater Variety Pack Short Cuts, 2019

San Francisco, CA

Freezer Burn*º

by Cassidy Kepp

SF Public Library Fresh Play Sunday, 2019

San Francisco, CA

You Don't Even Speak Spanish*º

by Aaron Higareda

SF Public Library Fresh Play Sunday, 2019

San Francisco, CA

The Revolutionists

by Lauren Gunderson

American Conservatory Theater Fellowship Project, 2019

San Francisco, CA

Another Lesbian Farce*

by Ayelet Schrek

PianoFight Pint Sized Plays: The Gang's All Queer, 2019

San Francisco, CA

The Beautiful Laundromat*

by Rex Bressler

PianoFight ShortLived VIII, 2019

San Francisco, CA

Men I'm Not Married To* 

by Dorothy Parker (a devised adaptation)

Santa Cruz Shakespeare, 2018

Santa Cruz, CA

The Tamingº

by Lauren Gunderson

Santa Cruz Shakespeare, 2018

Santa Cruz, CA

Crumble (Lay Me Down, Justin Timberlake) 

by Sheila Callaghan

Women's Theater Festival, 2018

Raleigh, NC

Natural Shocks

By Lauren Gunderson

Pinecone & Tassel Collective, 2018

Portland, ME

Hell & Other Adventures

by Khalil LeSaldo

Pinecone & Tassel Collective Voices Rising Project, 2018

Portland, ME

Maneater

by EB Coughlin

Pinecone & Tassel Collective Voices Rising Project, 2018

Portland, ME

Crumble (Lay Me Down, Justin Timberlake) º

by Sheila Callaghan

Pinecone & Tassel Collective, 2017

Portland, ME

The PTSD Play*

by Sofia Cassidy

Loyola Marymount University New Works Festival, 2017

Los Angeles, CA

The Taming

by Lauren Gunderson

Loyola Marymount University Thesis, 2017

Los Angeles, CA

Kindling the Flame*

by Carmen Bruer

Loyola Marymount University New Works Festival, 2016

Los Angeles, CA

The King and a Pawn*

by Amaris Gagnon

Loyola Marymount University New Works Festival, 2016

Los Angeles, CA

Halfway House º

by Philip Orr

Loyola Marymount University Easter Rising event, 2016

Los Angeles, CA

Raised in Captivity

by Nicky Silver

Del Rey Players, 2015

Los Angeles, CA

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DIRECTING-RELATED WORK

Producer & Curator for Fresh Play Sunday Reading Series

San Francisco Public Library, 2019 - present

San Francisco, CA

Assistant Director for Seascape 

by Edward Albee | Dir. Pam MacKinnon

American Conservatory Theater, 2019

San Francisco, CA

Assistant Director for Vanity Fair 

by Kate Hamill | Dir. Jess Stone

American Conservatory Theater, 2019

San Francisco, CA

Assistant Director for The School for Scandal

by Richard Brinsley Sheridan | Dir./Adapt. Christine Addaire

American Conservatory Theater MFA Production, 2018

San Francisco, CA

Assistant Director & Dramaturg ◊ for Babette's Feast*

by Rose Courtney | Dir. Karin Coonrod

Portland Stage Company, 2018

Portland, ME

Assistant Director ◊ for Birdstrike* º

by Javier Villanova | Dir. Todd Backus

Portland Stage Company From Away Festival, 2017

Portland, ME

Assistant Director & Dramaturg ◊ for Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill

by Lanie Robertson | Dir. Kevin R. Free

Portland Stage Company, 2017

Portland, ME

Directing Intern for The 39 Steps

by Patrick Barlow | Dir. Paul Mullins

Santa Cruz Shakespeare, 2017

Santa Cruz, CA

Assistant Director for Twelfth Night

by William Shakespeare | Dir. Katherine Noon

Loyola Marymount University, 2014

Los Angeles, CA

Assistant Director for How I Learned to Drive

by Paula Vogel | Dir. Timothey Fitzgerald

Loyola Marymount University, 2014

Los Angeles, CA

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* Denotes new work.

º Denotes staged reading.

◊ As Directing & Dramaturgy Intern at Portland Stage (2017-2018)

KAYLA MINTON KAUFMAN

©2020 by Kayla Minton Kaufman.