Pamela Cooper, President

headshot_pamelaPamela graduated with a Masters of Fine Arts from UCLA, Magna Cum Laude and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Ithaca College. She began her career as a lighting and special effects designer at the internationally famous Music Center in Los Angeles. Pamela designed shows at the Mark Taper Forum, Ahmanson, Kennedy Center, in Las Vegas, on Broadway, and soon after traveled with top entertainers all over the world producing and promoting their concerts. Design and road management were a natural move into personal management. Pamela’s first management client was the multiple award winning director/ choreographer Michael Peters. Some of her theatrical producing credits include co-producing Galas with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, and as a producer with Marc Routh, Richard Frankel, Steve Baruch, Tom Viertel and Mars Theatricals on the play My Old Lady, producer on Broadway’s Leap of Faith and Off-Broadway’s Be by Mayumana. Currently she is developing musicals for Broadway and managing the best talent in the world.

Chi chi anyanwu, Manager

ChiChi Anyanwu has worked behind the scenes in the world of casting with Kuntu Repertory Theatre, McCarter Theatre, New Black Fest, ABC/Sony Television & Summer Stage. She is also a co-producer on the annual Now Africa: Playwrights Festival.  Her past producing projects include  the 1st Generation Nigerian Project workshop at Bank Street Theatre and the workshop production of the Humanitas Award winning play Good Grief, at the INTAR Theatre. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @cheekychichi13 @nowafricafest