Meet Our Team
Samara Hannah [Managing Director]
BA in Mathematics, MS in Management
Her redhouse Story: Samara joined the Redhouse in September 2014 bringing professional experience from private industry, government, higher-education, not-for-profits and the arts.
Surprise Me: She eats (needs) a bit of chocolate everyday.
Contact Her: firstname.lastname@example.org 315.362.2789
Patrick Burns [Resident Music Director]
His redhouse Story:Patrick first came to the Redhouse to perform his one-man-musical From Foster Care to Fabulous. The following season he returned to conduct and perform in Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson and is very excited to continue to work on new projects!.
Surprise Me:In addition to being a playwright, actor and musician, Patrick is an activist for current and former foster youth.
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David Cotter [Fellowship Coordinator& Educational Tour Coordinator]
BM in Music Education
His redhouse Story:David joined redED as a teacher in 2012 and has taught classes for nearly every education program and is seen regularly in the mainstage season.
Surprise Me:David has worked with members of the Henson family, cast members of both Sesame Street and Avenue Q and has a knack for puppetry which has been featured in several redhouse productions.
Contact Him: firstname.lastname@example.org
Keirsten Burrows [Graphic Design | Website Manager]
BA Graphic Design, AAS Music Performance
Her redhouse Story:Keirsten joined us in August 2014 after she impressed our artistic director with her illustrative design work, and has been designing ever since.
Surprise Me:In addition to being a web/ graphic designer and illustrator, Keirsten has had her fair share of daring adventures. To name a few: Jumped off a 35-foot bridge and polar bear swam in icy/ iced over water.
Contact Her: email@example.com
Brittany Melendez [Box Office Manager/Marketing Associate]
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Marguerite Mitchell [Education Director]
BS English Education, BA English Literature, MS Arts Administration
Her redhouse Story: Marguerite joined redhouse in 2011, and currently manages all educational programming and community outreach. She also performs in the theater’s productions and will be directing a show as part of the organization’s LAB Series.
Surprise Me: She studied English Literature and writing in Norwich, UK for seven months, where she read plays, wrote poems, and drank unhealthy amounts of amazing coffee.
Contact Her: email@example.com 315.362.2788
Joshua Reid [Redhouse Production Manager & Asst. Technical Director, LAB Series Technical Director]
BA Music Industry with Audio Arts Concentration
His redhouse Story: Joshua joined The redhouse in 2012 and gained the titles of mainstage Sound Designer and redhouse Regulars Series lighting designer. He is now the Assistant Technical Director, and the Technical Director for our LAB Series productions.
Surprise Me: Anything involving RUSH, he is on board.
Contact Him: firstname.lastname@example.org