Hayley Rice was most recently seen on stage with First Folio in Silent Sky and behind the scenes directing The Man- Beast and A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2016). Other First Folio credits include The Winter’s Tale (Co-Director), Carol in Laughter on the 23rd Floor, Lizzy in The Rainmaker, Nerissa in The Merchant of Venice, Edith in Blithe Spirit and Lady Matilda in The Castle of Otranto as well as a variety of roles over the years in First Folio’s education outreach program. She has also worked (either as an actor or director) with Babes with Blades (where she is a company member), The Factory Theater, AstonRep Theatre Co., Circle Theatre, Prologue Theatre, The Chicago Mammals, The Paradeigma Collective, Focal Point Theatre, Illinois Theatre Center, LiveWire Theatre, Point of Contention Theatre, Rascal Children’s Theatre and Minnesota’s Prairie Fire Children’s Theater. Hayley has a BFA of Theatre Arts from Illinois Wesleyan University. You can find more about Hayley and her future projects at HayleyRice.com.