John Meredith

A queer theatre creator, stage manager, and producer.

JOHN MEREDITH (they/them/their) is the Operations Manager at StageSource where they lead the Gender Explosion Initiative on gender inclusion.  They are the Associate Producer of the Annual MTA Playwrights Lab—a weekend-long festival featuring student writers from MIT, professional local actors, and directors from across the country.  They have worked with SpeakEasy Stage, Huntington Theatre Company, Company One, Brown Box Theatre Project, American Repertory Theater, Harvard, Berkshire Theatre Group, Plays in Place, The Bostonian Society, Apollinaire Theatre, Escena Latina Teatro, RareWorks, and The Oyster River Players. They hold a BFA in Stage & Production Management from Emerson College.  johnmeredithstage.com

 

three actors onstage
Beyond the Bathrooms
Essay

Beyond the Bathrooms

Cultivating Meaningful Trans Inclusion in Theatrical Spaces

28 July 2019

John Meredith and M Sloth Levine, of StageSource’s Gender Explosion Initiative, discuss ways theatremakers can dismantle stigmas against trans people and continue creating an inclusive theatre scene.

two doors and a wall with post-it notes and large paper notes
Drawing a Line
Essay

Drawing a Line

Addressing Sexual Harassment in our Theatre Communities

17 July 2019

Dawn M. Simmons, John Meredith, and Jen Lewis, from New England’s StageSource, discuss where progress needs to happen to address harassment in the theatre industry.