Sheila’s directing style is dynamic, physical, music driven, and ensemble based.

Her bold approach complements heightened language plays, and she excels at creating seamless, story driven transitions that work effortlessly with fast paced narratives and contemporary shows. Sheila enjoys brainstorming with design teams, stage management and production crews and sees directing as part of a larger collaborative process. 


Rock’n’Roll Shakespeare - ongoing

Sheila is exceptionally skilled at cutting and directing 90 minute versions of Shakespeare’s plays. Her streamlined Shakespeare plays are sleek, playful, and accessible while honoring the poetic dimensions of the language.

rise/fall - in development

Written and directed by Sheila, rise/fall is a dystopian art rock fantasy combining movement, music, text and media.
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Selected credits:

Coriolanus by William Shakespeare / American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Polaroid Stories by Naomi Iizkua / American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Measure for Measure by William Shakespeare / American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Puddlejump by Tanya Krohn / The Brick Theater/Hell Festival
DRESS by Stacey Cervellino / West End Theater/AOT Festival
The Territory Part 2 by Tanya Krohn / 78th Street Theater Lab