Design Credits

Stage Combat Presentation LD Kerry Warren, fight dir. 52nd Street Project 2019
Chester Play of Noah’s Flood SD/CD Consultant Andrew Albin, prod. Fordham Medieval Dramatists 2019
Cabaret SD/LD Consultant Sophia Oliveri, co-dir.
Jonathan Jackson, co-dir.
Fordham Splinter Group 2019
Conversations with Stars * SD, LD Lyto TR, dir. Fordham Studio 2018
March On! * SD, LD Mia Rovegno, dir. Fordham Studio 2018
123 the play LD Juliana Bearse, dir. Wild Project 2018
Action LD Grace Fojtik, dir. Fordham Studio 2017
Gruesome Playground Injuries LD Alicia Moeller, dir. Fordham Studio 2017
Annie, Jr. PJ Illustrator Rachel Cox, dir. NYC Lab School 2017
Cassiopeia LD Kendall Allen, dir. Fordham Studio 2017
Great Falls SD Vincent Gunn, dir. Fordham Studio 2017
Cry Eden (workshop) * Props Master Sarah Wansley, dir. Access Theater 2016
The Bungle * SD, LD, CD Sarna Lapine, dir. Fordham/Primary Stages 2016
Salamander * SD, LD, CD Jacob Sexton, dir. Fordham/Primary Stages 2016

Assistant/Associate/Intern Credits

The Cher Show SD Intern Christine Jones, SD Neil Simon Theater 2018
The Cher Show SD Intern Christine Jones, SD Oriental Theater, Chicago 2018
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child SD Intern Christine Jones, SD Lyric Theater 2018
The Way West Asst. LD Joyce Liao, LD Fordham Mainstage 2017
Riot Antigone * Asst. SD Emmie Finckel, SD La MaMa ETC 2017
The Winter’s Tale Asst. SD Gian Marco Lo Forte, SD Fordham Mainstage 2017
Agnes of God Associate SD Joey Mendoza, SD Repertory Philippines, Manila 2017
The Electric Baby Asst. LD Cesca Wolos-Fonteno, LD Fordham Mainstage 2016
Thoreau, and Other Assholes Asst. CD Geena Roth, CD Fordham Studio 2016
In the Heart of America Asst. LD Daniel Loveridge, LD Fordham Studio 2016
Eigengrau Asst. SD Katherine Barton, SD Fordham Studio 2015

Dramaturgy Credits

Electricity * Dramaturg Jennifer Ogasian, pw. Fordham Studio 2019
Erotophobia * Dramaturg Miranda Haymon, dir. Fordham Studio 2018
Intelligence * Dramaturg V. Greene, dir. Fordham Studio 2018

* delineates new work

Community Work

Chickenshed Theatre NYC, New York, NY
September 2018 – Present
Teaching Artist

  • Collaborate with theatre artists to devise interactive performances for children ages 0 – 6
  • Assist with training teaching artists in Chickenshed Theatre’s inclusive theatre pedagogy
  • Perform at primary schools in Manhattan
  • Interact with children/families to encourage engagement

Chickenshed Theatre, London, UK
January 2018 – April 2018
Children Programming Intern

  • Collaborated with theatre artists to devise interactive performances for children ages 0 – 6
  • Improved audience engagement through live operation of lighting board
  • Researched written/visual content of cultures to maintain accurate cultural/historical representation in performances

Fordham University’s Student-Led Theatre Program Meetings, New York, NY
June 2016 – June 2017
Researcher, Organizer, Presenter

  • Facilitate conversations amongst students/faculty re: privilege in U.S. theatre industry
  • Research content regarding gender/racial gaps in theatre industry and college theatre programs
  • Organize presentations in comprehensive language

Education

Fordham University
Theatre: Design and Production
2015-2019

Conversations with Stars

by Jennifer Ogasian

Director: Lyto TR
Set Design: Alesha Kilayko
Lighting Design: Alesha Kilayko
Costume Design: Andrew Connolly
Sound Design: Mellie Way
Stage Manager: Alden Kennedy
Photo by Phoebe Ellman

March On!

by Alexis Chapin

Director: Mia Rovegno
Set Design: Alesha Kilayko
Lighting Design: Alesha Kilayko
Costume Design: Alyssa Rosenberg
Sound Design: Mellie Way
Stage Manager: Stephanie Higgins
Photo by Phoebe Ellman

Cassiopeia

by David Wiener
Director: Kendall Allen
Lighting Design: Alesha Kilayko
Set Design: Maria Shinas
Costume Design: Ellie Ryan
Sound Design: Caroline Eng
Production Stage Manager: Joe DiBernardo
Photo by Avery Bart