Director, Writer, Producer
Susan has produced theater, television and documentary films for the last 15 years. She produced some of the most innovative live performance acts in the United States and Europe, including the Blue Man Group, Bill Irwin, Philip Glass, Laurie Anderson, David Byrne, and Robert Wilson. She also produced and managed theater both on and off Broadway in New York, including productions with the Royal Shakespeare Company, author Susan Sontag, The Wooster Group and actor/playwright Sam Shepard. Her theater experience also includes serving as General Manager for productions and festivals around the globe, including General Manager for the Los Angeles Festival, the Olympics Arts Festival, and the TOGA festival in Japan.
Susan has produced documentary films in collaboration with some of today's most interesting filmmakers, including Eleanor Coppola, Academy Award winner Jessica Yu and other distinguished documentary filmmakers. In addition, she produced VH-1's hit television program Behind the Music for two season and served as director of On Air Talent for E! Entertainment Television. She holds a B.A. and a M.A. in literature from the University of California at Berkeley.