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June 9th through July 7th: Ashley's directing work is touring Europe with Girl Be Heard. Performances include "Trafficked", "9mm America" and "Girl Be Heard: Congo". Her work will be featured at the Global Summit to End Violence Against Women in London and the Roskild Music Festival in Copenhagen.
June 3rd at 7:00 pm: Ashley debuts her new play "There Are No Camels in Beirut" at Pace University's School for Performing Arts.
HIGHLIGHTS FROM 2013
Fall: Ashley is a faculty member in the Performing Arts Department at Pace University teaching International Peformance Ensemble. Follow the work here.
Summer: Ashley debuted the beginning of a new piece on the life of computer activist Aaron Swartz under the mentorship of Lisa Rothe and Ellen McLaughlin in Performance in Action: A Master Class at Culture Project. Additionally, she directed The Future Has Spoken, featuring a theatrical response to the Trayvon Martin verdict by Girl Be Heard.
Summer: 9mm America is Planet Connection's Outstanding Production of 2013. Ashley's shows received a total of 14 Planet Connections Theatre Festivity nominations including Outstanding Production and Outstanding Ensemble. She received 2 Outstanding Direction Nominations (Good Shape and 9mm America) and a Planet Activist Award Nomination. Read more here.
Spring: Ashley received the League of Professional Theatre Women's "Lucille Lortel Women Visionary Award" at Sardi's.
Winter: Girl Be Heard launch party hosted by Nigel Barker and tour in Dallas, Texas performing Trafficked.