Our Staff

Justin Ball (Executive Director)

Justin Ball is an accomplished producer, educator, director, and theatre manager with over 20 years of leadership experience. He has produced shows and events for Manhattan Theatre Club, Playwrights Horizons, the Writers Theatre, Penguin/Random House, and Google. For over a decade, Justin taught theatre management and directing at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. Most recently, Justin served as Managing Director for the Sharon Playhouse helping to transform a local community theatre into a small professional summer stock theatre featuring the industries top talent including Tony Winners Bryce Pinkham, Lindsay Mendez, Karen Ziemba and Academy Award winner Glenn Close. He moved to Atlanta in 2017 where he was a stay-at-home Dad for his now 5-year old daughter Josephine. He holds a BFA in Theatre & Dance from Trinity College and an MFA in Directing from Brooklyn College.

Joey Davila (Development Director)

Joey Davila has been a director, actor, dramaturge, and producer of the Atlanta area for over 6 years. A native of Columbus GA, Joey first came to Atlanta for an apprenticeship with the Horizon Theatre Company. Since then, he has worked with Theatres all over Atlanta including Essential Theatre, Working Title Playwrights, Theatrical Outfit, Georgia State University, Happy Accident Theatre, and the Atlanta AppCo Alumni Series. He has a BFA in Acting and Directing from Columbus State University.

Grace VandeWaa (Education Director)

Grace VandeWaa is a versatile artist with experience in theatre, film, dance, teaching, direction, and choreography. Notable credits include the film Whenever the Wind Blows and Slice and Hook, the live tribute show Legends in Concert, Dance Captain in Ragtime and Cabaret, as well as Agnes in She Kills Monsters. Grace is Stage Door’s Education Director and has directed and choreographed You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, Shrek The Musical Jr., and High School Musical Jr., and most recently directing The Addams Family. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Dance from the University of Alabama.

Lilly Baxley (Production Manager)

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