Writer / Director (He-Him)
Gabriel is a multidisciplinary artist from Colombia and New York. Current Projects: “Haus of Dust” - Loisaida Inc, The Laundromat Project, ”Mañanaland” The Tank NYC - Ass. Dir and Community Coordinator Recent Projects: “Distant Bodies” - 2020 - The LGBT Center & Cyber Tank - NYC. “Still - Performance for Inner Peace” 2019 - Chashama - NYC Recent Theater Directing Credits: “LoverSpy by Anna O'Connell”, PEA Fest, NYC, 2021, “Men on The Verge of a Hispanic Breakdown”, Teatro Audaz, Associate Director, San Antonio, 2021, “Village Stories, KrisP Productions”, Hong Kong (Virtual), “Leo and his friends by Amalia Oliva Rojas”, Theater Accident, NYC (Virtual), “Caught in The Act by Anna Parisi”, Biennial Immigrant Artist Festival, NYC (Virtual). Film Directing & Documentary: “OSS #DK Testimony Series”, Documentary Series, 2020, Distant Bodies, The LGBT Center & The Tank NYC, 2020. Blue Clouds, 2020. In The Darkness, We May Find Each Other, 2019. All Girls Got a Dream, 2018. It’s A Match, 2018. Residencies: Create Change, Laundromat Project, 2021; AIR, Loisaida INC, 2020. Fellowships: MDOCS, Skidmore College, 2021, EMERGENYC, Hemisphere Institute, 2020. Teaching Artist: Arts Connections 2021, Cue Drama, Hong Kong, 2018 Jamaica Center for The Arts - 2018. Education: MA in Media Studies, The New School, BA in Media Studies, The New School. Taller Profesional de Artistas, Creative Capital. The Neighborhood Playhouse Theater. Riggio’s Honors Democracy Writing. https://gabrielgtorres.com/
Aaron is a New York City award-winning theatre director-producer, who specializes in immersive, experimental, and experiential works. Entering into his 21st year in NYC, Salazar’s artistic home is Poseidon Theatre Company (Producing Artistic Director and Founder), & Alvarez Keko Salazar Productions (CCO). His work has been featured in The New York Times, New York Post, New York Daily News, The Wall Street Journal, Time Out New York (Best Immersive Theatre in NYC/Top 13 Best Halloween Shows 2019), and received the title of “Best Immersive Shows & Experiences of 2019” from No Proscenium and won Best Environmental Immersion Award 2019 for the U.S. from Immersion Nation. Current works playing now are X The Experience, Drama-an Aural Experience & For F**k’s Sake Podcast.
Marketing & Development Director (She/Hers)
Kristen is a theatre director, translator, and arts administrator based in Brooklyn. She spent ten years in Dallas, TX working as a director, actor, stage manager, and producer. Her work has been seen at Dallas Theater Center, Amphibian Stage Productions, Cara Mía Theatre, Shakespeare Dallas, Cry Havoc Theatre Company, and Kitchen Dog Theatre, among others. She served as Co-Creative Director and Producer of House Party Theatre from 2015 – 2017, which was elected Best New Theatre Company of 2015 by D Magazine. Before moving to New York, she held administrative roles at Undermain Theatre in Social Media Marketing and at Orchestra of New Spain as the Tour Manager and Assistant to the Production Manager for various touring operas. As a translator, she has worked with Dallas Theatre Center, Cara Mía, and Undermain Theatre. Most recently she served as the Membership and Marketing Associate for Shakespeare Dallas, and the Events Coordinator Assistant at NYU in the Performance Studies department. She holds an MA from New York University in Performance Studies. She is a recent alum of the EmergeNYC Program with the Hemispheric Institute. kristenkelso.com