Ryan Conarro (Artistic Director) is a founding member of Generator Theater. He’s a creator of theater and interdisciplinary performance works; an educator; and a community engagement facilitator. He’s Artistic Collaborator in Residence with Ping Chong + Company (NY), where projects include ALAXSXA | ALASKA (co-directed with Ping Chong); “AAN YÁTX’U SÁANI: Noble People of the Land,” (co-led with Frank Henry Kaash Katasse and presented by Juneau Arts & Humanities Council); and the community project and podcast CIHA STORIES through ArtPlace America. His solo performance installation “this hour forward” has toured to museums and performance spaces nationally, including the Performance Project at University Settlement (NY). His work has also been seen at the Kennedy Center; La MaMa; National Museum of the American Indian at the Smithsonian; Oregon Contemporary Theatre; Stonington Opera House; and Gainesville Theatre Alliance. Education: MFA Interdisciplinary Arts, Goddard College; BFA Drama & English, NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts.
Flordelino Lagundino (Founding Artistic Director) Flordelino Lagundino is a director, actor, producer, and is currently the artistic director of Park Square Theatre in Saint Paul, MN. He is the 2018 SDC Sir John Gielgud Classical Directing Fellow, 2017 Drama League NY Directing Fellow and a company member of Theater Akimbo. His directing credits include: FOB (DirectorFest); Trigger (Leviathan Lab); Deliverance - workshop (Syracuse Stage); Un - workshop (Pan Asian Rep); Sweeney Todd, Doubt, Yellowman, Cedar House, and Animals Out of Paper (Perseverance Theatre); Flipzoids, True West, and Shakespeare’s R&J (Generator Theater Company); Sweeney Todd (Juneau Symphony); in the Next Room (or the vibrator play), Much Ado About Nothing, Stone Cold Dead Serious, In the Blood at (Brown University/Trinity Repertory Company). As an actor, his credits include: Vietgone (Mixed Blood Theatre); Measure for Measure (The Old Globe); Camino Real (The Shakespeare Theatre Company); Willy Wonka (The Kennedy Center); The Long Season, Yeast Nation, Hamlet, Twelfth Night, The Importance of Being Earnest, Hair, The Who's Tommy, Noises Off, The Last Five Years, The Inspector General(Perseverance Theatre); Invisible City 14th Street (Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company). Producing: former artistic director of Leviathan Lab, former associate producer at La Jolla Playhouse, founding producer of Romp of Otters. Directing fellowships: Kennedy Center, Oregon Shakespeare Festival FAIR Fellow, Arena Stage Allen Lee Hughes Fellow. Education: MFA in directing, Brown University/Trinity Repertory Company; MFA in acting, University of Texas at Austin. www.flordelinolagundino.com.