THE PLAYERS

OUR PEOPLE

FOUNDERS

MELODY ERFANI, Co-Founder. She has her M.F.A in Directing from the Actors Studio Drama School and was a participant of the 2013 Lincoln Center Director's Lab. She graduated with a B.F.A. in Theatre Arts during which she procured an internship with Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London. Favorite credits include: 97 Orchard St. (Creator/Director with 5D Productions), All an Act (The Edinburgh Fringe Festival), Dying City, Raised in Captivity(ASDS Repertory), Othello (The Looking Glass Forum), Our Town, Pride and Prejudice, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie(Stagedoor Manor, NY). She has also worked at Paper Mill Playhouse (Millburn, NJ) and Skylight Opera Theatre (WI). 

www.melodyerfani.com

ALEXANDER KOO, Co-Founder. He has written, directed and produced numerous plays, short films, music videos, and commercials. His plays have been produced at Off Broadway houses including Abingdon Theatre Co. and Workshop Theatre. He studied at NYU for Philosophy and Film as well as ASDS for Screenwriting and Playwriting. He has toured with Oxford Shakespeare Co in NY and England as well as receive training from Cicely Berry and John Barton. He loves Shakespeare.

 

CHANTELLE GOULEVITCH is an artist living between New York and Sydney, Australia. She has her B.A. in Applied Theatre (majoring in Management) from Griffith University and has completed three years of full-time study at HB Studio. Through business and the arts, she wants to challenge our indoctrinated social, political and personal beliefs, expose what connects us, discover joy and help the voiceless be heard. Favorite credits include: Her Visa (One Thousand Percent), Across the Way (HB Studio), Lady from the Sea (HB Studio). 

www.chantellegoulevitch.com 

 

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