Abigail Rose Solomon
Abigail Rose Solomon has worked in every aspect of theater, from scenic designer to box office manager, from director to backstage crew. In 2005, she founded Rosalind Productions, initially to produce shows in Los Angeles, starting with a play she wrote, STAGES, which garnered a NAACP Theater Award Nomination. Next she produced a sold-out production of AS YOU LIKE IT at The Matrix Theatre with Los Angeles Women’s Shakespeare Company. She also produced PROOF and MISALLIANCE at The Odyssey Theatre. She served on the Artistic Committee of Theatre 40 in Beverly Hills, and was an Ovation Award Voter for the L.A. Stage Alliance, for three years.
On Broadway, Abigail was a Co-Producer of the new musical WAR PAINT, starring two-time Tony Award Winners Patti Lupone and Christine Ebersole. She was an Associate Producer on THE MIRACLE WORKER, with Abigail Breslin and Matthew Modine. She has also worked on Broadway as a Grassroots Marketer on THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL, with Cecily Tyson and Vanessa Williams; as Assistant to the Producer on ALL MY SONS, with John Lithgow and Katie Holmes; and as Assistant Company Manager on CYRANO, with Kevin Kline and Jennifer Garner.
Off-Broadway, Abigail co-produced sold-out productions of the World Premiere of MY LINGERIE PLAY, SAVAGE IN LIMBO and the New York Premiere of A SPLINTERED SOUL. She also produced an extended run of the New York Premiere of THE LAST SEDER starring Emmy Award Winner Gaby Hoffmann. For four years, she was Marketing Director for Off-Broadway’s Keen Company. Before that, she was Producing and Marketing Director for The Peccadillo Theater Company. For nine years, she worked as agent and actor for the non-profit, Add Verb Productions, selling and performing educational one-person shows, which toured nationally.
As an actor, Abigail has worked with Manhattan Theatre Club, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, California Shakespeare Festival, Dorset Theatre Festival, Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse, Women’s Project, New Georges, Abingdon Theatre Company, Sacred Fools and several others. On camera, she worked with Brad and Angie on Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Sarah Jessica Parker on “Sex & The City,” and Jerry Orbach on “Law & Order.” She had recurring roles on “NYPD Blue” and “Days of Our Lives.” She also did voice work on the films Mercy and The Witness. Most recently she appeared on the Season Premiere of Bravo’s comedy “Odd Mom Out.” www.abigailrosesolomon.com
Abigail received her B.A. in Theater from Williams College and her M.F.A. from the N.Y.U. Graduate Acting Program, Tisch School of the Arts. She has taken several courses from Commercial Theatre Institute. She serves on the Alumnae Arts Committee for The Brearley School, which she attended in NYC, and is on the Board of Directors of The Jewish Board, the largest social service agency in New York. Abigail is a member of The Broadway League.
Creative Development Consultant
Jennifer Kranz has spent two decades in production and marketing in the entertainment industry. She was a key part of the senior executive team at AMC Networks as Vice President of Marketing and Promotional Strategy for Women’s Entertainment Television, the hit female-oriented cable network, and has held senior tenures at Cablevision, Time Warner, Lifetime Television and NBC Universal, where she worked on Top 5 TV businesses such as USA Network, Sci Fi Channel, Lifetime and Lifetime Movie Network.
She has fifteen years of experience in brand management, strategy, and marketing entertainment to women and is an expert in the psychology behind what drives them to consume to television, movies, theater and literature. Her other areas of expertise include strategic planning for theater and media organizations, traditional and digital marketing and best practices in analytics and affinity targeting. She acts as a senior-level consultant to the television industry and Broadway and Off-Broadway producers.
Jennifer has a Masters degree in Entertainment Finance and Marketing from New York University. She has been a guest lecturer several times at NYU’s Stern School of Business and is a Betsy Magness Leadership Fellow. She is a voting member of the TV Academy of Arts and Sciences. She is also a board member of New York-based influencer Theater Company Page 73, a member of the League of Professional Theatre Women, and NYWIFT.
Social Media Manager
Emma Tattenbaum-Fine is an actress and comedy writer who’s worked alongside quirky luminaries like Reggie Watts, Al Sharpton, and Aparna Nancherla. She’s collaborated with Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls at the Party and written for Comedy Central’s Indecision 2012, Refinery29, and as a staff writer on Almost Genius for TruTV. She’s a finalist for Full Frontal with Samantha Bee’s mentorship program; a 2017 Peabody Institute Career Development grant recipient; and a 2015 College Humor grant winner. She performed standup at Caroline’s Comedy Club as a 2016 Comedy Central “Comic to Watch.” Emma is the online voice of female-driven Rosalind Productions across all of its social media and has worked with several female authors, producers, and actresses to build their online brand and strategy. Emma’s audio album of personal, funny essays is available at www.emmatattenbaumfine.com
Katherine Burns was born and raised in New York City, where she continues to live, work, and perform. Katherine began working at Rosalind Productions shortly after graduating from NYU Tisch School of the Arts with a BFA in Acting in 2015, and quickly fell in love with the literary side of theater. She is passionate about the mission of Rosalind Productions to explore stories that feature vital, complex, and influential female characters. In addition to her work at Rosalind Productions, Katherine has also worked at Jean Doumanian Productions and the Dennis and Victoria Ross Foundation, and served as a member of the Reading Committee for the Harold Clurman Playwrights Division at the Stella Adler Studio. She is also a member of the Arts Committee at The Brearley School, from which she graduated in 2011. Katherine continues to perform, and has acted in numerous productions in New York City. Learn more about Katherine at www.katherineburns.net