jessica francis fichter - director
Jessica Francis Fichter is a New York City-based director, playwright, and teaching artist. Originally from Columbia, SC, she has worked regionally as an artistic director, actor, teaching artist, and director. Jessica is a SDC associate member and has worked at Flat Rock Playhouse, The Edge Theatre and Chapin Theatre Company as a teaching artist and director, and served as the Artistic Director for Chapin Theatre Company before moving to NYC.
She is a graduate of Winthrop University and is currently completing her MFA in directing at the Actors Studio Drama School.
Recent directing credits include: Shadows: A Dance Musical (AD to Joey McNeely), The Eleventh Hour (Townstages, Smugbug), If Women Rose Rooted (The Tank, Lady Fest), Universe Without Him (Co-Lab), 1MPF (Mile Square), Road to Nirvana (ASDS), The Hallelujah Girls (CTC).
She has published a YA novel, entitled Yellow Bird which can be purchased on Amazon. www.jessicafrancisfichter.com