Jennifer Ridgway (Other Voices- Thursdays), a Theatre Teaching Artist, is thrilled to return to BBPP after both directing FABLES and teaching a class last year! She has worked with Wolf Trap, Imagination Stage, Fulton Theatre, Smithsonian’s Discovery Theatre, Kaiser Permanente Educational Theatre Programs, Lucy School, among others. Her artistic works include directing dual-language productions of CHITTY, CHITTY BANG, BANG and SEUSSICAL in Beijing, China. She is passionate about her role as cofounder/Vice President for the Teaching Artists of the Mid-Atlantic. Jennifer received her MFA in Directing/Theatre for Youth from UNCG, and BA in Acting from the UMD-CP. She holds a certificate from the University of Pennsylvania in the Arts and Culture Strategy and is currently pursuing a certificate in Drama Therapy through the alternative track with the North American Drama Therapy Association. She is ready to reset, reimagine and play our way into a new world that is just and equitable for all.