Principals

Evan Johnson

Writer, Performer EVAN JOHNSON is the actor/creator of two solo works, Pansy (New Conservatory Theatre Center) and Don’t Feel: The Death of Dahmer (Mama Calizo’s Voice Factory). Before moving to San Francisco, Evan trained at Double Edge Theatre (Ashfield, Massachusetts), toured India as a clown, with members of Ricochet Circus Theatre, collaborated on a 90 minute wordless [...]

Ben Randle

Director BEN RANDLE first collaborated with Evan Johnson on the world premiere of Pansy, which played to acclaim across the country following two sold-out runs at New Conservatory Theatre Center, where Ben is the company’s first Artistic Associate. Most recently, he directed the West Coast premiere of Stephen Karam’s Sons of the Prophet at NCTC. World [...]

Production
Support

Eric Wilcox

Actor, Producer, Director & Writer ERIC WILCOX is the co-founder of SF Buffoons, a radically queer buffoon company that made work in San Francisco for almost a decade. Eric directed the World Premiere of DON’T FEEL at Mama Calizo’s Voice Factory in 2010 and co-developed the project from it’s earliest incarnation. He is a renowned mime and physical theatre artist [...]

Sean Malroy

composer/producer SEAN MALROY has trained on violin, pipe organ, and piano, Sean Malroy uses electronic and acoustic sources to create original music and soundscapes. More pop than academic, his sound evokes the warm glow of yesteryear but also gazes feverishly into the future. Designing sounds for the stage has made Sean respect the art of compositional [...]

Zack Kasten

video artist / composer / producer ZACK KASTEN is a video artist based in Oakland, California. Zack has designed video for both of Evan Johnson’s solo plays: Pansy (New Conservatory Theatre Center) and Don’t Feel: The Death of Dahmer (2017). He is the director of The Perfect Hello, a full length narrative feature. His most recent video work can be seen [...]

Advisors

Clove Galilee

Theater maker / Director CLOVE GALILEE is co-artistic director of her theater company, Trick Saddle and an artistic associate with Mabou Mines.  Her work has been presented in New York at P.S. 122, the Public Theater, The Performing Garage, Arts at Saint Ann’s, the Flea, P.S. 1 Center for Contemporary Art / MOMA, the Skirball Center, HERE Center for [...]

Ernesto Sopprani

Producer / Artists Advocate / Cultural Worker / Designer Ernesto coordinates location-specific and primarily community-based performance projects. Whether as an artist or as an arch-collaborator, his work is geared towards investigating innovative and self-sustainable models of presenting art and performance, specifically queer work, which expands upon the common definition of Queer and challenges his and his community’s relationship to live performance. As Director of [...]