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We function with a core volunteer staff, encircled by various committees who build our membership, development, and programs.

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Cat Ramirez

Creative Director

is a Philly-based director and producer who specializes in new plays, devised work, multidisciplinary performance, and event production. They have turned boiler rooms into dilapidated mansions, studios & galleries into living achieves of local Asian American histories, and bars into dreamscapes for queer love stories.


Liana Irvine

Outreach Coordinator

is playful, methodical, and faithful as a dramaturg, producer, and community steward for new plays.  With intimacy and empathetic interrogation, Liana advocates for dramatic forms that entangle the ecosystems of theatrical worlds and audience perceptions.

Meet PAPA: Meet the Team

Membership Committee

The purpose of the membership committee is to design, implement, and provide input on member-focused programming; recruit, retain, and engage PAPA members, and implementation of member-focused communications.

Meet PAPA: Meet the Team
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Amy Boehly

Playwrights Project Lead Artist

Stephanie Kyung-Sun Walters

 is a Barrymore nominated actor, playwright, and teaching artist in Philadelphia. She’s an InterAct Theatre Core Playwright, a  graduate of The Foundry at PlayPenn, and the Lead Artist for the Philly Asian Performing Artists’ Playwrights Project. She is a two-time finalist for Unicorn Theatre’s In-Progress New Play Reading Series. She was a semi-finalist for Nashville Repertory Theater's Ingram New Works and received a nomination for the NNPN Smith Prize for Political Theatre. She has taught playwriting at Bucknell University, PlayPenn, Arden Theatre, and Theatre Exile. Stephanie is a proud graduate of Bucknell University and is currently earning her MFA in Writing for Screen and Stage from Point Park University.

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