Artistic Director, Creative Producer

Kayla Friend

Kayla Friend is a Mexican-American director, performer, writer, and producer originally from southern California. She is now based in New York City and founded Moxie Arts NY as THML Theatre Company in 2017. As the Creative Producer, Kayla oversees the creative direction of all Moxie projects, including compiling the production team, selecting designers, and creating the marketing images and campaigns for each production.


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Managing Producer

Madelyn Paquette

Madelyn Paquette is an NYC-based creative producer and general manager. In New York, she has worked with The 24 Hour Plays, Corkscrew Festival, The Moth, The Center at West Park, Castillo Theatre, NYMF, Ensemble for the Romantic Century, and Mile Square Theatre. She is a founding member of Moxie Arts NY. 

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