Joan Lipkin

Joan Lipkin is the Artistic Director of the U.S.-based That Uppity Theatre Company and an award-winning playwright, director, producer, educator and social activist. She specializes in devising and producing work with underserved populations, helping people to tell the stories of their lives that have both individual and collective relevance. Her plays are widely anthologized, have been both produced and published internationally, and are included in several other rapid-response theatre projects, including Every 28 Hours and After Orlando