Grace Herman-Holland is a New York City-based director and deviser who makes interactive, genre-bending performances.
Recent directing includes Eyes of a Blue Dog (Dixon Place), Genesis 22 (Governors Island), and Revel’s End (Cap 21). Grace has also worked at Ars Nova, HERE Arts Center, SITI Company, the Grotowski Institute, and the Kyoto Art Center.
Grace is the co-founder and co-artistic director of The Woolgatherers Theater Group, and a member of Dance Japan, a nihon buyo (Japanese dance) company. Grace graduated from Wesleyan University with a B.A. in Theater with honors in directing, and was awarded the Rachel Henderson Memorial Theater Prize. Grace is a 2018 Fresh Ground Pepper BRB Resident Artist and a member of the 2018-2019 SDC Observership Class.
As a teaching artist, Grace has worked with preschoolers, young children, and teens at the Phoenix Theater for Children, the Davis Center for the Performing Arts, and Oddfellows Playhouse. She also teaches English and Spanish to children and teens in NYC.