Ryan Conarro is an interdisciplinary performance maker and a teaching artist. He’s Artistic Collaborator in Residence and Education & Community Projects Associate at Ping Chong + Company in New York. He’s a past company member of Juneau’s Perseverance Theatre, and is a current Resident Artist with the New York-based international company Theater Mitu. He’s a founding member of Generator Theater Company, and he performed on national tour and Off-Broadway at the New Victory with the Aquila Theatre. Ryan has also directed two operas with Juneau’s Opera to Go. Ryan is currently based in Brooklyn, New York.
As an educator, Ryan is an adjunct professor at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and at the New School for Drama, for Ping Chong + Company. He’s taught drama integration as an adjunct professor in the University of Alaska Southeast bachelor’s and master’s of education programs; as a teacher leader with the Alaska Arts Education Consortium; and in a variety of education conferences and workshops. He’s presented work at NYU’s Applied Theatre Forum, and facilitated workshops for Arena Stage’s arts education team.