Samantha Keogh (Resident Dramaturg)
Samantha Keogh is a performer, writer and dramaturg. She is the Resident Dramaturg for THEATER IN ASYLUM and her previous credits with the company include ¡Olé! (dramaturg, Tour Manager for U.S. tour, Company Manager for tour to Prague), #Coriolanus (dramaturg), Extraordinary (dramaturg, performer), and Revolution in 1 (performer). Other dramaturgy credits include Stoopdreamer, The McGowan Trilogy, Hard Times: An American Musical, and The Irish Cell with The Cell NYC. Previous performance credits include Love, NY (LaTiDo), Pirates of Penzance (Fiddlehead Theater Company), Oklahoma!, Hot L Baltimore, and Titus Andronicus. She trains in Butoh with The Ume Group and is a member of The Parish Choir at Grace Church in Union Square. For more information go to www.samanthakeogh.com.
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.