Louise Hamill (Artistic Director) is an enthusiastic and passionate lover of all things Boston. She studied theatre at Connecticut College, where she fell in love with acting and fashion history, and the British American Drama Academy, where she discovered her favorite museum, the National Portrait Gallery. She has since worked with many companies both on and off stage in Boston, and is a co-founder of Project: Project, a troupe producing ensemble-created, original stories that combine scripted material with improvisation. She is constantly looking for ways to expand her horizons and shoe collection, watches as many Red Sox games as she can, and is known to be mildly obsessed with giraffes and her cat.
Jessie Baxter (Literary Director) hails from beautiful Colorado and is a lover of American history, British literature, and French pastries. She graduated from Emerson College, where she studied dramaturgy, directing, and gender studies. She is also the Connectivity Manager at Company One Theatre, and has previously worked at The Playwright’s Center, The Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center, and Denver Center Theatre Company. When she’s not working on plays, Jessie can be found watching PBS, attending concerts, and road tripping with her husband.
Jazzmin Bonner (Managing Director) is a native Bostonian who loves cooking up transformative theater and soups. She is a proud Ithaca College graduate and an Alumna of the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center’s National Theater Institute (NTI). She is passionate about the dialogue between theater companies and the communities they serve. When she is not doing theater, she can be found at the beach walking(carrying/dragging) her rabbits or watching the latest episode of Jersey Shore.
Blair Nodelman (Marketing Coordinator) hails from Albuquerque, New Mexico and moved out east in 2013. She graduated from Tufts University where she received her BA in Drama and American Studies with a concentration in representation and performance in the arts and humanities. She is currently the Marketing Fellow at ArtsEmerson and has previously partnered with Central Square Theater, Ensemble Studio Theater, and FUSION Theater Company and has performed with several companies across New England, including Opera House Arts, Company One, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company, and TC-Squared. Blair has a deep love for the outdoors, dogs, coffee, and can be found furiously typing emails in her red panda onesie with a cup of rose tea by her side.
Hannah Pryfogle (Patron Relations Coordinator) is a Boston transplant from the beautiful Bay Area of California. She is a proud alum of Emerson College, where she studied musical theatre and arts management and currently directs and produces throughout the city. She is passionate about her community in Jamaica Plain as well as the heartbeat of Boston theatre. Hannah enjoys traipsing across the globe, eating exotic foods, and Netflix.
Sarah Schnebly (Community Engagement Coordinator) grew up just outside Boston next to a graveyard in Arlington before she moved to the Midwest to double major in English and Film at Kenyon College. She returned back East as a Literary Apprentice at the Huntington Theatre Company, which launched her into the world of dramaturgy – leading her to work on Heritage Hill Naturals and The Earth Room with Fresh Ink. Outside of dramaturgy, Sarah spends her time painting, playing the tenor recorder, and writing and producing audiodramas with her podcast production team Studio Knox.
Kim Klasner (Public Relations Coordinator) grew up just outside of Boston and loves to support the incredible artists who reside here, there, and in-between. She graduated from the University of Massachusetts - Amherst where she studied English and education. In addition to her day job, Kim also serves as President of the Friends of the Somerville Public Library, a not-for-profit, volunteer run organization that helps the library to provide programs, services and materials to its community. In her spare time, Kim loves to read, camp with her husband, and spend countless hours telling her dog, Lincoln, what a good boy he is.
Stephanie LeBolt (Development Associate) is a Virginia native new to all things blizzard and Boston related. She is a director, producer, and all-around artist administrator. She is a graduate of the University of Virginia where she studied interdisciplinary arts administration with a focus on economics and non-profit theatre. She is currently the Assistant to the Artistic Director at the Huntington Theatre Company, and her Boston credits include work with the Lyric Stage, Bad Habit Productions, Solas Nua in Boston, The Open Theatre Project, the One Minute Play Festival, and the Boston Theatre Marathon. In her spare time she enjoys running, drinking coffee, and watching puppy videos.