Florence is a Brooklyn-based Theatre Director and Costume Designer originally from Aotearoa - New Zealand. As an artist she is committed to creating spaces that are joyful, intentional, and honest. She has a particular interest in worlds with an element of the magic in the mundane, that centers on women and LGBTQ+ stories that look at our relationship to our bodies each other, and the world.
Recent credits include IN THE NEXT ROOM OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY and WHEN THE TANKS BREAK (Brooklyn College, New Workshop Theater). ENDLESS MOON, FREE CHICKPEA (Weasel Festival, The Tank), START UP (SheNYC, The Connely), and THROUGHOUTIVNESS (IRT). Florence has also worked with The Bushwick Starr, En Garde Arts, The Public Theater, Rattlestick Playwrights Center, Irondale Ensemble Project, and Northwest Children's Theater and School. Florence has a BA in Theater from Whitman College and an MFA in Directing from Brooklyn College.