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Jemma Kepner

Jemma is a College Ambassador for HowlRound and a Theater Student at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Jemma (she/her/hers) is an undergraduate Theater major, Latin Language minor, and candidate for the Multicultural Theater Certificate at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, expected to graduate in 2024. She grew up in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and is currently based in Western Massachusetts. She's a director, playwright, and theater educator who has a background in improv and devised theatre. Her most recent project was performing in and devising "COVEN-19: Magicks for Unprecedented Times" a devised theatre-witchcraft ritual to celebrate Samhain and Halloween---it was The UMass Amherst Theater Department's first ever live Zoom theatre show.

When she's not doing theatre, she enjoys crafting (crochet and embroidery), spending time with cats, watching Avatar: The Last Airbender, witchcraft, and going on nice walks.

Virtual Theatre

Virtual Theatre

Essays on the innovations and practices of virtual theatre in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.