Kathy Randels, a native New Orleanian and founding artistic director of ArtSpot Productions, has written, performed in, and directed numerous original solo and group works for professional, student and incarcerated ensembles in Louisiana and beyond. Her soul shaking work has been presented in four continents, and 30 U.S. States. She founded the LCIW (Louisiana Correctional Institute for Women) Drama Club in 1996, and co-founded The Graduates (an ensemble of formerly incarcerated women/returning citizens in 2012). Current projects include Sea of Common Catastrophe; and Won’t Bow Down! an organizing tour and project with The Graduates. Visit www.artspotproductions.org for more information.