Kathryn Appleton (Managing Director)
Kathryn Appleton is a theater producer and administrator based in New York and San Francisco. Past producing credits include: Theater in Asylum’s productions of Occupy Prescott, The Debates, Totally Wholesome Foods, #Coriolanus; ¡Olé!, Revolution in 1, and Frankenstein; Lemon Cake, directed by Julia Locascio; and the live-streamed stage reading of The Idealist, featuring Alison Pill and Tony Roberts. Most recently the Director of Marketing at San Francisco Opera, she has served the Managing Director of Theater in Asylum since 2011.
Theater in Asylum (TIA) is a New York-based theater company founded in 2010 to challenge and empower our community. TIA joyfully pursues a rigorous research and an ensemble-driven approach to theater-making. We create performances to investigate our past, interpret our present, and imagine our future. We prize space to process, space to question—asylum—for ourselves and our community.