Lavina Jadhwani (she/her) is a theater director, adaptor, and activist. Directing credits include AS YOU LIKE IT (Guthrie Theatre), PETER AND THE STARCATCHER (Oregon Shakespeare Festival), ROE and THE CAKE (Asolo Repertory Theatre). Adaptations include SHAKUNTALA (Goodman FutureLabs), A CHRISTMAS CAROL (Guthrie Theater), THE SEAGULL, UNCLE VANYA, and THE SITAYANA (East West Players/Hypokrit/EnActe). Lavina lives in Chicago, where she was recently named “One of the Top Fifty People Who Really Perform for Chicago” by Newcity. Learn more at