Students on stage performing Marisol

Ana Mari de Quesada

Pace University's Actors Studio Drama School faculty member Ana Mari de Quesada

Ana Mari de Quesada
Executive Director of ASDS Repertory Season; Design

Since 2007, Ana Mari de Quesada has previously served as General Manager and currently serves as the Producing Artistic Director at wild project theatre in New York City. As Producing Artistic Director, Ana Mari has formed creative partnerships with the Current Sessions, Poetic Theater Productions, Contemporary Performance, New York No Limits, Black Latina Movement, International Human Rights Art Festival, and The Blk Hrs. She has also helped develop the East Village Queer Film Festival as part of wild project’s Queer Initiative. She was the Executive Producer for wild project's Season one queer web series WAY DOWN and 2023 Drama Desk Awards Nominee for Outstanding Musical Jill Sobule's F*ck7thgrade.

Previously, Ana Mari was the Studio Administrator at The Actors Studio in New York City from 2013-2016. Since 2002, Ana Mari has worked as a Production Manager and Production Stage Manager on countless New York theatrical productions such as The Actors Studio productions of The Danube by Maria Irene Fornes, Mud by Maria Irene Fornes, The Last Days of Judas Iscariot by Stephen Adly Guirgis (La MaMa), First Born by Lyle Kessler, and Old Times by Harold Pinter. Ana Mari has also worked as a Production Manager for Rattlestick Playwrights Theater productions of my Lingerie Play by Diana Oh, Until The Flood by Dael Orlandersmith, Draw The Circle by Mashuq Deen, and The Enclave by Arthur Laurent. She has also toured with NYC based performance and media ensemble company Big Art Group as their Assistant Technical Director and Production Manager on North America and European tours of House of No More, Dead Set, S.O.S., The People and Cinema Fury from 2005-2012.