Kimberly Yates lives in New York City, but will always be a Texan. She loves hats. Here's a taste of some she's enjoyed wearing - ACTING - Richmond Shakespeare Festival: As You Like It (Celia), King Lear (Goneril), A Midsummer Night's Dream (Helena). Infernal Bridegroom Productions: Roberto Zucco (Sister), The Cherry Orchard (Dunyasha). Northern Stage: Noises Off (Poppy), The Sound of Music (Leisl). Center Stage: Urinetown (Little Becky). NY Fringe Festival: Discordant Duets (Shelley), The Unlikely Adventure of Race McCloud (SkylerAlucarda). Loose Change Productions: Couples Counseling (Jane opposite John Rothman). Jones Theater: Company (Amy), The Taming of the Shrew (Bianca). Eugene O'Neill Theater Center: The Maid's Tragedy (Aspatia). AEA, SAG. DIRECTING - Two Troubled Minds Productions' Relatively Speaking (starring Jim Parsons), Momentum Repertory Company's Barefoot in the Park, David Mamet's The Poet and the Rent, George Farquhar's The Beaux StrategemWRITING - Rivers of Living Water - Out of the Mouths of Babes, La Joie: A Play about Suffering, Inertia. PRODUCING - TheUnderground (a music venue/art gallery in tribeca). FASHION DESIGN - Liz CLaiborne (Kenneth Cole, DKNY, Stamp 10), 4 Stroke jeans, Helmet of the Will
As Co-Founder and producer for Moxie Street, Melody is dedicated to creating fun, dynamic and thought-provoking theater, film and art. Wonder of the World was Melody's second venture in producing New York City Theater. Her first was Barefoot in the Park with Jackie Jacobi and Momentum Repertory Company. Other producer credits include the short films, My Roommate, The Psycho and One Cigarette for Night and Day Films, The Underground Coffeehouse music venue, and special events productions for 4 Stroke Jeans, MRC, Moxie Street, Dana Buchman, Ellen Tracy and Lafayette 148. When not producing, Melody travels the country as a spokesperson for brands Mitsubishi Motors, Lafayette 148, American Laser Centers and many more. She most recently moved to Los Angeles to expand Moxie Street's influence and pursue her acting career in Television and Film.
Michelle Lookadoo has been a Moxie Street producing partner since its inception. She has a bachelor's degree in English literature from Virginia Commonwealth University and graduate Magna Cum Laude with a minor in French. No stranger to running the show, Michelle is the founder and owner of Fit 2 You, a private concierge personal training service. She is currently in the Broadway cast of Anything Goes understudying the role of Hope Harcourt. Prior to this, performed in the Broadway productions Beauty and the Beast, Mary Poppins, and The Little Mermaid, understudying and playing the role of Ariel. www.michelleloucadoux.com