TALYA KINGSTON (Director) WAM Theatre: Paradise (2019 Fresh Takes), Swallow (2018 Fresh Takes), Seeking Justice, Crying Wolf, Fractured Dreams, The Suffrage Project (Teen/Elder Ensembles). Elsewhere: Institution (Play by Play Festival), Co-director of The Lonely Soldier Project (immersive testimonial theatre), director for Elemeno pea, The Metal Children, Collapse (Beer and a Play), Of Who We Used to Be (Hampshire College), The Mother of Modern Censorship (UMass). Dramaturgy: Lady Randy (WAM Theatre), Necessary Targets, Write On! Teen Playwrights Series, My Hartford Teen Performance Ensemble Oral History Project (Hartford Stage), Helmet (New York Fringe Festival), Seriously.. What Did You Call Me? written and performed by Onawumi Jean Moss (Ko Festival), Gum, Christmas Carol, Bovver Boys, The Last Five Years, Life is a Dream, Late Style (UMass, Amherst). Publications: Theater Journal, The Moving Voice, Scene Magazine, European Stages, Howlround and The Valley Advocate. Training: MFA University of Massachusetts, Directing Fellow at Julliard.