Photography by Noah Kalina.

Stephanie Ward is thrilled to be directing the many iterations of WOMEN by Chiara Atik with BethDies, Inc. Stephanie has developed and directed work with The Atlantic Acting School, Ensemble Studio Theatre, #serials@theflea, Distilled Theatre Company, INTAR presents American Nightcap, UglyRhino, The Shelby Company, Pipeline Theatre Company, Marrow's Edge, Ivano Pulito, Patrick Link, Eric March, Sarah Einspanier, Dan Moyer, Paul Cameron Hardy, and the amazing Abby Rosebrock, among others.

Assistant Directing credits include: The Oldest Boy by Sarah Ruhl (Lincoln Center Theatre, world premiere), Time and the Conways (The Old Globe), A Sunrise in Times Square by Sharr White, dir. Claudia Weill (Ensemble Studio Theatre), Luck of the Irish by Kirsten Greenidge (LCT3), Vengeance Workshop (Now called INDECENT) by Paula Vogel and Rebecca Taichman (OSF/Yale Rep), Marie Antoinette by David Adjmi, dir. Rebecca Taichman (ART/Yale Rep), Everything You Touch by Sheila Callaghan (True Love Productions).

Stephanie got her start as an Agent Trainee at William Morris Endeavor Entertainment, where she started in the Books to Film Department in Los Angeles, before transferring to New York. She is a member of the 2014 Lincoln Center Directors Lab.