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The text is truly wild and unknowable: like a hawk in flight or our own hearts. We aspire to fly with it. to delve its meaning.

Wiley Basho Gorn is a director, text coach, dramaturg, and avid swing dancer currently living in Seattle, WA. He holds a BFA in Directing from University of North Carolina School of the Arts, School of Drama and is the inaugural recipient of the 2015/16 Kenan Directing Fellowship at ACT Theatre in Seattle, WA. Wiley seeks to develop a personal connection with classical text, both in himself and those he works with. He believes the work to be empowering and fun and wants to share it with the world.

He is currently in the middle of a Dramaturgy & Text Work Residency at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival for their 2019 Season.