Lily is a British-American theatre director with a passion for new plays currently making work in Austin, Texas. She is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin and the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London. Most recent directing projects include: LUNGS (Hyde Park Theatre); workshop productions of two brand spankin’ new plays by Michener Center playwright Tegan Mcleod, NEVER SUCH RAIN and COLD WATER ARMY (The Back Pack & UT Lab Theatre); ScriptWork’s OUT OF INK 2015 (Hyde Park Theatre); The Austin One Minute Play Festival (SVT/Ground Floor); 14/48 Festival (The Vortex); AS YOU LIKE IT (Shrewd Productions); GIDION’S KNOT (SVT; Capital T’s New Directions 2014); STOP KISS (UT Lab Theatre); staged readings of Barbara Hammond’s VISIBLE FROM FOUR STATES and Johnna Adams’ RATTLERS (Contemporary American Theatre Festival); Assistant Directing fellowships at the Contemporary American Theater Festival 2012 & 2014 (WV) and Cornerstone Theatre Company 2011 (CA); conceiving, cooking and performing EAT ME: AN AUTOBIOGRPAHICAL MENU, a site-specific dinner event held on several houseboats on the Thames river; and as part of her Masters degree, directing and performing CARGO, a collaboratively-devised, all-female performance developed at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama and performed in Battersea, London and on Kerrera Island, Scotland.