Hayley Finn

Hayley Finn
Associate Artistic Director
She/her
Phone: 
612-332-7481 x1119

Hayley Finn is the Associate Artistic Director at the Playwrights’ Center where she works with some of the nation’s leading and emerging playwrights, and in her tenure produced over close to 1,000 workshops. Hayley Finn is a director, writer, producer, and advocate for playwrights and new work. She has directed nationally and internationally including at Cherry Lane Theatre, Curious Theatre Company, Edinburgh Fringe, Ellis Island, Guthrie Theatre, HERE Arts Center, History Theatre, Flea Theater, The Kitchen, Labyrinth Theater Company, Marin Theater Company, New Dramatists, O’Neill Theater Center, Pillsbury House, People’s Light, Public Theater, Playwrights’ Horizons, Red Eye Theater, South Coast Repertory Theater, and the Nine Gates Festival in Prague. Recent directing credits include the World Premiere of Christina Ham’s West of Central at Pillsbury House Theater and the regional premiere of her play Nina Simone: Four Women at People’s Light and in the Twin Cities directed Significant Other by Josh Harmon at the Minnesota Jewish Theater in February. Finn is also the co-artistic director of Red Eye Theater. Finn is an Alumna of the Drama League Director’s Program, recipient of the Ruth Easton Fellowship, TCG Future Leader Grant, National Endowment for the Arts support, and a Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant. She received her BA and MA from Brown University