Misti B. Wills

Is a director, actress, producer, and teacher. An award-winning director and producer, she has launched numerous productions, from classic musicals to a bilingual touring show to her favorite directorial challenges: experimental, concept-driven renderings of classic stories. NY directing credits include Off-Broadway’s In Search of Euphoria at New World Stages, Songs for a New World, and a national tour of The Imaginary Invalid. With a BA in Communications (Theatre Concentration) from Eastern Nazarene College and an MA in Theatre Education from Emerson College, she has worked as a theatre educator at the secondary and university levels. Currently she is on the faculty at the New York Film Academy and the Fidelity Futurestage program in collaboration with Richard Frankel Productions. As an actress, she has trained with David Mamet and HB Studios and worked in film, stage, and voiceover. Recent film credits include Sex and the City the Movie. As a director she has trained with Anne Bogart, Michael Mayer, and Kristin Linklater.