Sharifa elkady - DIRECTOR
Sharifa Elkady is a trans Egyptian-American director currently based in NYC. She has completed directing fellowships with Actors Theatre of Louisville, Manhattan Theatre Club, Geva Theatre and The Drama League. Elkady graduated cum laude from Winthrop University with a B.A. in theatre performance and a minor in sociology. She uses these two areas of study to produce pieces of theatre that are not only powerful but focus on socio economic issues and marginalized communities.