Anna Gelman is a director, filmmaker, and arts administrator. As a director, she has worked with Prop Thtr, Rhino Fest, Runaways Lab, the Greenhouse Solo Lab, 2nd Story, and on many projects with Organic Theater Company, where she is a company member. She has worked professionally as a teaching artist, consultant and the Manager of School-Based Programs at Goodman Theatre, where she implemented a new model of STEAM-based learning through the math and science program, Stage Chemistry. She is also the Development Events Manager at Shattered Globe Theatre.
Gelman is a photographer and videographer and has worked with About Face Theatre, Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble, The Hypocrites, Walkabout Theater, and others. She recently directed the music video for “1:1” by Chicago band Honey & The 45s.
She came to The Neo-Futurists for the first time when she was 11. She’s just happy to be here.