Nana Dakin

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THIS SEASON: Director – Eurydice

BIO: Nana Dakin is a queer Thai American director of new work, classics and devised performance based in NYC. Her work pursues social equity by examining the way culture is constructed and unsettling dormant biases. She is a core member of B-Floor Theatre, Thailand’s most highly awarded theatre company, and of Superhero Clubhouse, a company that creates theater to enact climate and environmental justice.

Upcoming: Again (Theatre Mu). Recent: Big Zoo (Tisch Drama Stage), Mammelephant (Superhero Clubhouse/122CC), Love Letter To A Seed (Clubbed Thumb Winterworks), Lost Coast (The Playwrights Realm INK’D Festival), Passage (University of North Carolina School of the Arts), SORRY/NOT SORRY (Ars Nova ANT Fest), Sunwatcher (Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Global Forms Festival, Ancram Opera House Play Lab, Civilians FINDINGS Series), White Pearl (Royal Court Theatre), Richard III (Lenfest Center for the Arts).

Nana has developed and presented new work at Atlantic Theater Company, Ensemble Studio Theatre, Ma-Yi Theater Company, New York Theatre Workshop, The Song Collective, The Tank and more. Nana is part of the 22/23 Writer Director Lab at Soho Rep and the Board President of the Thai Theatre Foundation. MFA Theatre Directing: Columbia University.