Atlese Robinson is a writer, performer, director, producer, and the founding artistic director of Ambiance Theatre Company. Hailing from Saint Paul, MN by way of Chicago, IL, Atlese grew up to become a storyteller because of the stories of her elders. Atlese's most recent works include Queen Mother (Red Eye Theater), Conflicted Hearts (Theatre 45), and Black Wall Street: The Burning of Dreamland Theater (MN Fringe). Upcoming works include Withered Clovers (Gumbo Media). Atlese's most recent play The Burning of Greenwood (Nimbus Theatre) went on to be one of the most successful productions at Nimbus Theatre. Atlese will soon complete her master's in Strategic Marketing at the University of Sussex in Brighton, UK.