Rachel Fae Szymanski is a Californian soul with a New York state of mind. She is from San Jose, California, schooled at Kenyon College in Ohio and trained at the Actors Theatre of Louisville. Regionally she has assisted at Geva Theatre Center, Syracuse Stage, Cleveland Play House and Milwaukee Repertory Theater. She has worked all over New York City from being an electrician at the Public Theater, assisting at theaters from Soho Rep to Second Stage to designing at The Flea, Ensemble Studio Theater and most recently, New York University. She loves to travel and prides herself on her restaurant recommendations and the ability to make friends wherever she goes. She will graduate with an MFA from New York University and then will design for She NYC Arts – an all-female playwrights festival at the Connelly Theater.