Tyler Thomas is a theater director and choreographer, currently based in New York City. She is most compelled by the development of interdisciplinary, new work that reframes marginal space, narrative, and event. Her work has most recently been shown at HERE Arts Center, Paradise Factory, The Performing Garage, internationally at the Athens Conservatoire, and at various theaters across NYU. Recent assistant credits include Miss You Like Hell (The Public Theater), Is God Is (Soho Rep), Master (The Foundry Theatre), Big River (City Center Encores!), and Tragedy in Spades: A Crime Documentary (University Settlement). This fall, she will continue development on a site specific performance, If Hands Could Speak, as well as assistant direct with Jo Bonney and Taibi Magar at The Public Theater and Atlantic Theater Company, respectively. She is originally from Marigouin, Louisiana and holds a BFA in Drama and MA in Arts Politics from NYU.