Literary Arts; Performing Arts: Theatre; Teaching Artist
Blair Cadden (she/her) is a theatre artist and educator with a passion for creating supportive spaces that foster collaboration, community, empathy, and ritual.
Blair is an Durham-based director, deviser, dramaturg, and teaching artist. She is originally from Charleston, SC, where she was the co-founding Artistic Director of 5th Wall Productions, a scrappy theatre company with a focus on new work. Some favorite directing credits include Red Bike, Time Stands Still, Polaroid Stories, and Edith Can Shoot Things and Hit Them (Boston University); Spring Awakening and Crazy B*tch (5th Wall Productions); and The Last Days of Judas Iscariot (Flowertown Underground). She holds an MFA in Directing from Boston University.
Blair is currently in residence at Duke University, where she is teaching and developing fury, a devised piece about women’s rage, to be performed Feb 10-12, 2023.