Joana Tsuhlares (she/her) is a NYC based actor/director originally from Short Creek, West Virginia. Joana is a Co-Founder of Rue 151 Productions and is currently directing its production of Hamlet. She has her BFA in Acting from Shenandoah Conservatory, where she studied under LAByrinth Theater’s Scott Hudson and Martha Wollner. Additional credits include starring in and producing Rift at The Tank NYC, Assistant Directing Richard II under Dir. Zack Elkind at Urban Stages, and holding a Directorial Observership under Bedlam Artistic Director Eric Tucker. More can be found at JoanaTsuhlares.com.