Artist Bio

Steph Paul

(Bio as of October 2021)

Steph Paul (Director) is a director and choreographer who weaves together her lived experience as a first-generation Haitian-American, body percussionist, dancer and athlete, and is passionate about art as a means to build a team. Credits include The Last Match (Writers Theatre); How to Defend Yourself (Victory Gardens Theater; Humana Festival); Where the Mountain Meets the Sea (Humana Festival), The Wolves (Studio Theatre; Helen Hayes Award, Outstanding Choreography in a Play); Learning Curve (Albany Park Theater Project; Third Rail Projects). Next, she will be directing and choreographing The Royale (Kansas City Repertory Theatre) and co-directing How to Defend Yourself (New York Theatre Workshop). She is an Artistic Associate of Chicago Dance Crash, a proud member of SDC and a 2021 Princess Grace Award-winner.