Regina Victor biography
At Writers Theatre: Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, A Moon for the Misbegotten
Regina is a non-binary femme of color (pronouns are they/she/he) born and raised in Oakland California, now residing in Chicago. They consider civic engagement, mentorship and social justice to be the core of their artistic practice. In the Spring 2017 Regina Victor co-produced and facilitated a panel on Cultivating Critics of Color at Chicago Dramatists, and has co-founded Rescripted, an artist-led online journal for criticism and essays with Katherine O’Keefe. A producer, dramaturg, director, writer and performer, Regina has worked with Steppenwolf Theatre Company, California Shakespeare Theater, Walkabout Theatre, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, About Face (AIDSOnstage), Shattered Globe Theatre, African American Shakespeare Company, Chicago Dramatists and more. They are currently serving as the Steppenwolf Multicultural Fellow and Artistic Apprentice in the Artistic Department for the 2017/18 Season. You can catch Regina next as a dramaturg on Strawdog’s Damascus, a political thriller by Ben Fisher. Stay up to date at www.reginavictor.com.
[Bio as of November 2017]