Mireya Hepner is a faculty member at the USC School of Dramatic Arts and serves as the producer of The MainStreet Theatre Company at the Lewis Family Playhouse in Rancho Cucamonga, a position she’s held since the company’s inception in 2006. Before that, she spent many years working on Broadway, Off-Broadway, in regional theatre and on the road, working on diverse projects in various capacities. Some past favorites include Lapine and Sondheim’s Passion (stage manager, original workshop & Broadway), Anna Deavere Smith’s House Arrest (Coordinating Producer: Arena Stage), The Radio City Christmas Spectacular (Production Manager, Universal Amphitheatre, L.A.) and touring the U.S. and Australia with legendary mime Marcel Marceau (Company Manager), among many, many others. She has a BA in Theatre from UCLA, trained as a stage manager at the London Academy of Music and Drama, and as an Arts Manager in the MFA program at Brooklyn College. She serves on the Ovation Rules Committee for LA Stage Alliance’s peer judged theatre awards, and is on the board of TYA/USA, the national service organization for Theatre for Young Audiences.
EducationMFA, Brooklyn College
BA, University of California, Los Angeles