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Rachel Chavkin

Artistic Director of the TEAM

Rachel Chavkin is a two-time Obie Award-winning director, educator, and founding Artistic Director of the TEAM, with whom she has co-authored/directed eight works since 2004. Other recent credits: Dave Malloy's immersive electro-pop opera Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812 (Drama Desk nom. Direction and Best Musical; Critics Pick NYTimes, Time Out NY, NY Post; World Premiere, Ars Nova, Oct 2012; Currently running at Kazino, a custom built tent in NYC's Meatpacking District); Three Pianos by Rick Burkhardt, Alec Duffy and Dave Malloy (NYTW, A.R.T., Incubator); Taylor Mac’s The Lily’s Revenge (directed Act II) (World Premiere, HERE).

Mission Drift, which won the 2011 Scotsman Fringe First and the Herald Angel Awards and the the Edinburgh International Festival Fringe Prize, runs at The Shed, the National Theatre's new temporary venue from 5 - 28 June 2013.