100 Creatives 2014: Paige Kiliany, Director
Paige Kiliany was just 13 when she realized she wanted to be a theater director. As a child, Kiliany performed in summer stock musicals with the Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera. "That gave me a window into the backstage world," she tells us. "I saw all that the directors got to do ... and knew that's what I should do. So I gradually started [directing]." She was an assistant directer/apprentice for several shows at Pittsburgh CLO, including a production of Jekyll & Hyde. She also worked with Signature Theatre Company on productions of The Three Penny Opera and The Lady of Dubuque.
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After earning a BFA in Directing at Carnegie Mellon University, Kiliany came to Houston where she most recently directed All in the Timing for The Landing Theatre Company, where she's currently the Literary Associate for New American Voices.
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