JEN WALDMAN is the director and founder of Jen Waldman Studio, one of NYC’s most highly regarded actor training studios. In 2017 alone, students of Jen Waldman Studio have appeared in 21 Broadway shows. Jen’s directing and choreography credits include George Street Playhouse, Hangar Theatre, Finger Lakes Music Theatre Festival, Cape Playhouse, B-Side Productions, Depot Theatre, Wanderlust Theatre Company, and more. She has served as the Artistic Director of the Hangar Theatre and Breaking Bread Productions and recently completed a 5-year term as the Theatre chair for the National YoungArts Foundation. As an actor, Jen made her Broadway debut in Maury Yeston’s Titanic. She went on to appear on Broadway in the smash-hit musical Wicked, also touring the US as Nessa Rose, the Wicked Witch of the East. Other acting credits include the original Off Broadway casts (and cast recordings) of Heat Lightning, Dreams This Way, and John and Paul. She has appeared onstage at the Westport Country Playhouse, Bay Street Theatre, Pioneer Theatre, North Shore Music Theatre, Weston Playhouse, and more.