"I strive to do work that can connect the gaps of understanding in our society through human vulnerability on stage. To instill empathy for those we may never have otherwise is theatre's greatest ability and I do work that lives in character driven storytelling, brutal honesty, and a touch of whimsy."
India is an emerging director and recent graduate of The New School for Drama, MFA Directing program. She also was an Asolo Repertory Theatre Directing Fellow for the 2018-2019 season. Her latest play Within This Tower was presented at FSU/Asolo Conservatory in their Late Night Series this past Spring. She made her film directing debut at the New York Indie Theatre Film Festival 2019 with a screening of her first short "SPF." She got her BA in Theatre with a Music Concentration from the University of Indianapolis where she graduated Summa Cum Laude.
While in Indianapolis she developed a short adaptation of Poe's Cask of Amontillado that was picked up and taken to three festivals in the UK, winning seven awards. India loves reinventing musicals/plays along with supporting the development of new work. Her work focuses on character driven storytelling and she strives to make sure the female perspective is heard.