Tracy Cameron Francis is a first-generation Egyptian-American director whose work has been seen in New York at HERE Arts Center, NY International Fringe Festival, Manhattan Shakespeare Project, NY Arab Comedy Festival, Center for Performance Research, Brooklyn Lyceum, LaMama Culture Hub, PEN World Voices Festival, and others. Internationally at the Falaki Theatre (Egypt), Ubumuntu Festival (Rwanda) and LaMama Umbria ( Italy) and regionally with Boom Arts (Portland,OR) , Teatro Milagro (Portland, OR) and Williamstown Theatre Festival (MA). Francis has developed new work through staged readings and workshops at New York Theatre Workshop, Atlantic Theatre Company, O’Neill National Musical Theatre Conference, Red Bull Theatre, Portland Center Stage, Artists Repertory Theatre, Corrib Theatre, the Lark, Monarch Theatre, T.B.A. Festival and others. She was named as a 2017 Theatre Communications Group Rising Leader of Color, she is a core member of Theatre Without Borders , a member of the Lincoln Center Director’s Lab, an associate member of SDC and currently serves on the Hillsboro Arts and Culture Council.