Jesse Rasmussen

Jesse is a writer and director from Australia, currently based in Brooklyn. She is a founding member of Four Larks and has collaborated with the company on numerous projects as writer and lyricist. Jesse received her MFA in Directing from the Yale School of Drama and has directed works by Jeremey O.Harris, Tori Sampson and Sarah Mantell at Ars Nova, PSNY, the Yale School of Drama and Yale Rep. She co-wrote the musical adaptation of TIT, an adaptation of Titus Andronicus, commissioned by 7 Stages in Atlanta. Jesse is currently collaborating with Lukas Papenfusscline and Kasper Washington on Medea In Exile, a contemporary adaptation of Medea by Australian playwright Tom Holloway, and is an associate artistic director with Compagnia de'Colombari in NYC.