HEIDI GRUMELOT (Director) is a freelance director and producer. Her current projects include, creating a studio performance space in Greenpoint Brooklyn, directing Turning the Glass Around, producing a Contemporary South African Arts Festival in New York, producing an African American New Play Festival in Boston, and developing a multimedia project called The Night Walk. Formerly the Artistic Director of Horse Trade Theater Group, her Horse Trade credits include: co-creator and producer of the monthly storytelling show TOLD and the founding director of The Drafts, an acting ensemble responsible for development of over one hundred original plays to date as part of a monthly reading series. Heidi's New York directing credits include The Flower Thief, Donnie and the Monsters, punkrock/lovesong, Dido and Aeneas, A River Pure for Healing, An Absolutely Perfect Life, Accidents Do Happen, and Tom's Things. Assistant director credits include Antony and Cleopatra, Love's Labour's Lost, and A Christmas Carol for the American Shakespeare Center. She has also directed productions in Michigan, Virginia, and Mexico. Casting Assistant credits include Impressionism on Broadway, The Cripple of Inishman at Atlantic Theater Company, Shawshank Redemption at The Gaiety Theater in Dublin, Holiday Garland at The Westport Country Playhouse, and Hamlet and Hair at Shakespeare in the Park.