Tamilla Woodard, Associate Artistic Director
Tamilla Woodard is the BOLD Theater Women’s Leadership Circle Associate Artistic Director of WP Theater and the co-leader of WP’s Directors Lab. As a director, her recent projects include associate director on Hadestown on Broadway, Men on Boats at American Conservatory Theater, James Scruggs’ 3/Fifths at 3 Legged Dog, PolkaDots: The Cool Kids Musical at The Atlantic Theatre Company. She is the co-founder of PopUP Theatrics, a partnership creating immersive and participatory theatre for audiences in Europe, South America, Mexico and the US since 2007. She is a former Time Warner Foundation Fellow of the WP Directors Lab, Alumnus of The Lincoln Center Director’s Lab, Audrey Fellow at New Georges and a Usual Suspect at New York Theatre Workshop. She also served as Artistic Director of Working Theater’s community initiative project: Five Boroughs/One City. She is a graduate of The Yale School of Drama’s Acting program where she currently teaches and is the recipient of The Josephine Abady Award from The League of Professional Theatre Women and The Charles Bowden Award from New Dramatists.