Madeleine F. Bersin is a producer and developer of live performance events and an advocate for culture as a public resource. She currently works at New York Theatre Workshop and has previously worked at Soho Rep., the American Repertory Theater, the Civilians, and the Gate Theatre in London. Maddy was Associate Producer of PRELUDE16. Production credits include Piehole’s Old Paper Houses (Irondale), CAENIS (Pace Gallery), and the world premiere of Matt Aucoin’s opera Hart Crane on the American Repertory Theater’s Loeb Mainstage. Maddy graduated magna cum laude from Harvard University with highest honors in American History and Literature. She continues to write about American culture.