Olivia Lilley

Olivia Lilley

Olivia Lilley is a director, writer, and producer whose work runs the gamut from irreverent takes on classic literature (Faust: Save me or I’ll die, Friedrich Schiller Writes The Robbers) to autobiography with dream ballets (The Party House, She <3’s NY) to site specific, improvisatory visions of non-fiction (I Saw The Best Minds Of My Generation). Olivia is the founding Artistic Director of The Runaways Lab...
Olivia Lilley is a director, writer, and producer whose work runs the gamut from irreverent takes on classic literature (Faust: Save me or I’ll die, Friedrich Schiller Writes The Robbers) to autobiography with dream ballets (The Party House, She <3’s NY) to site specific, improvisatory visions of non-fiction (I Saw The Best Minds Of My Generation). Olivia is the founding Artistic Director of The Runaways Lab Theatre (Voted Best New Theatre Company in The Chicago Reader’s Best Of 2014) and an ensemble member. Olivia is the head of Pop Magic Productions. She is currently devising an original piece with choreographer, Kelly Anderson for the Prop Thtr, which combines her two favorite things: Documentary and Broadway Spectacle. Olivia received her BFA in Directing from Carnegie Mellon School of Drama.