Artistic director

Meg Phillips Crespy is an award-winning theatre artist. Her play "Mostly Sweet" was selected as part of the NYC Cherry Lane Theatre's "Tongues" series in 2013 , and she won the 2018 Missouri Stories International Screenwriting Fellowship with a TV pilot she wrote based on the play. As a composer, she won the 2017 Jackie White National Children's Playwriting Contest.

In addition to numerous plays and musicals -- most recently "Lady Parts: a Song Cycle" -- Meg has authored a book and a web screenplay. She has been commissioned by the University of Missouri theatre department to compose incidental music and by regional theatres to write original plays and musicals for production. Stage credits include roles in more than fifty full-length plays, including Diana in "Next to Normal," Anne Sullivan in "The Miracle Worker" and the Baker's Wife in "Into the Woods."

Meg has a degree in English and has trained in Meisner Technique. She also studied voice for eight years and has sung with several a capella Sweet Adeline quartets, medaling twice at regional competitions.