Ashley Marinaccio

Ashley is an activist and artist dedicated to creating theatre that challenges the status quo. She is a co-founder/artistic director of Co-Op Theatre East ( and an Executive Director of the Project Girl Performance Collective ( Selected directing credits: GirlPower: Voices of a Generation (NY International Fringe Festival), My Name is Rachel Corrie (Kraine Theater), Documentary: A Suicide Narrative (Playwright and Director/Gene Frankel Theater). She's alumni of the Hemispheric Institute for Performance and Politics - EMERGENYC, American Theatre Wing's - SpringboardNYC and a member of the Lincoln Center Directors Lab. Ashley holds her M.A. in Performance Studies (NYU Tisch) and BA in theatre directing and sociology/anthropology from Pace University.