Kristin is passionate about work which draws audience members into a familiar place and challenges their preconceived notions of that environment.


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(Not a) Kids Play at The Perfomance Laboratory

presented by Technodramatists

June 6th-22nd
Theatre Laboratory, 357 W 36th St, 3rd Floor

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The event will launch Technodramatists' signature development: weARlive, the first augmented reality face-sync app specifically designed for live performance. The app will be featured in performances throughout the event and audience members will get a chance to try it out before and after the show.

Exposed at shenyc

conceived by Kristin Heckler, Written in collaboration with Sarah raimondi, Pauline Sherrow, and Jacob sebastian

June 20 @ 7PM, June 23 @ 3:30PM
The Connelly Theater, 220 E 4th St, New York, NY 10009

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EXPOSED is a devised theater piece inspired by true events, fictionalized by writers Kristin Heckler, Jacob Sebastian Phillips, Sarah Raimondi, and Pauline Sherrow. Lauren, a college freshman chooses to do adult films to pay for her tuition. When Lauren's secret is discovered she is bombarded with harassment from fellow students, social media and talk show hosts. She defends all of these criticisms with grace and intelligence, but are the consequences worth it?

Roy Sullivan:Lightning Man

by Benjamin Weiner
Assistant directed by Kristin Heckler
produced by Upstream Artists Collective

June 25
Rockwood Music Hall

Tickets here

A new flash musical that uses a barn stomping electro-folk score to tell the true story of Roy Sullivan, a Virginia man who was struck by lightning seven times throughout his life. The electrifying new work explores love, our relationship with the natural world, and our own inevitable fate.

Kristin is the Artistic Director of Recognize Theatre.

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