About the Artists

Mackenzie Kirkman is a first-year graduate student working on an adaptation of Dostoevsky’s Notes from a Dead House. She has two undergraduate degrees from the University of North Carolina Wilmington; an honors BA in    Theatre and a BFA in Creative Writing. Her recent theatrical credits include playing Mrs. Tilford in UNCW’s The    Children’s Hour, dramaturg on Thalian Hall’s Death of a Salesman, and her directorial debut at UNCW The 4th Graders Present an Unnamed Love-Suicide.