Ari Edelson is a director and producer who has worked both in the United States and internationally, from off-Broadway to London to Tokyo, working in the fields of plays, musicals, and opera. He is also the co-founder of Culture Craver, a tech company that helps people discover culture they'll love. Ari graduated from Yale University and the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.
Brandon Pape is a New York-based producer originally from Dubuque, Iowa. He is the Co-Founder & Executive Director of Ricochet Collective, which has produced shows at 59E59, Joe's Pub, IRT Theater, and Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Brandon is a Drama League Directing Fellow and graduate of Loyola University Chicago. @midwestrunaway
PRODUCER, ORCHARD PROJECT
Robyne C. Martinez is a NY based theatre artist, director, producer, and manager. Directing credits include Othello, A New Brain, and Art. He was the 2012 Stage Director and Choreographer's Society Directing Fellow at the Kennedy Center American Collegiate Theatre Festival and was a member of The Orchard Project's 2012 Core Company. He is a co-host on the theatre review podcast Obstructed View. Robyne graduated from The University of Florida with a B.A. in Theatre Studies and a Classics minor.
James Kennedy is a playwright, director, and composer based in New York City who has been a member of the Orchard Project team since 2015 and is a Core Company alumnus. His work has been produced at Actors Theatre of Louisvile, Williamstown, Playing for Others, and Superhero Clubhouse, among others. He holds a degree in theatre from Emerson College.