Lizzy, is an MFA graduate of Indiana University (2020), BA graduate of Ashland University (2017), and a proud alum of the Chagrin Falls Academy for the Performing Arts (2013). Since graduating IU, Lizzy has begun working at California State University, Chico as their Costume and Makeup Studio Coordinator. Over the last few years Lizzy has enjoyed branching off into craft work as well as continuing to cultivate her love for design, especially in starting her own Eco dying based business: Seedling Slings. Her craft work has involved puppetry, dyeing, leather work, metal work, and more. Lizzy has worked shows such as The Laramie Project, Big Fish, Sylvia, Mamma Mia, Cherry Docs, Haus of Mirth,Titus Andronicus, Barbeque, Arturo Ui, Pippin, Quilters, The Vagina Monologues, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, various devised productions and more.
In addition to being a theatre practitioner, Lizzy is also is an activist. She is a firm believer in using her craft as a tool to make a difference in the world. Throughout her artistic career, Lizzy has developed a passion for Theatre of the Oppressed and finding ways to use theatre to start conversations about difficult subject matter. While she was majoring in Theatre at Ashland, she took the lead in launching an annual social commentary season for her academic honorary. In 2015/2016 they challenged social convention about rape culture on college campuses buy producing two conversation pieces: The Vagina Monologues and The Eight: Reindeer Monologues. In her senior year she had the pleasure of directing both Gifted and Moon for the Misbegotten (Eugene O'Neill) .Elizabeth also served three consecutive terms as President of the Theatre Academic Honorary: Alpha Psi Omega, Ohio Zeta Chapter.