Bailey hails from Lafayette, Indiana where she grew up working in community theatre before moving to Chicago for her undergrad degree. After ungrad, she worked on tours and in Chicago for 2 years before moving to NY to pursue her MFA.
Recent design credits include Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (New York University), The Hunt (HB Playwrights), LORDES (Columbia University), The Natalya Project (New York University), and a 6 show summer season at Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts Training Center. She has also been Lighting Director and Head Electrician on multiple national tours. She is currently attending Tisch School of the Arts at New York University for her MFA in Lighting Design. She has a BFA in Lighting Design from The Theatre School at DePaul University.