Sam Leichter has worked in theatre education for over seven years. Currently, in addition to NYCCT, Sam is a Teaching Artist with Theatre for a New Audience and George Street Playhouse. Sam is a company member and the Associate Education Director with the New Collectives. Sam served as the Education Manager at Marin Shakespeare Company in San Rafael California, overseeing in-school and after-school programs, adult/senior classes and workshops, as well as an extensive summer camp. Sam holds a BA from Bates College, and received his MFA in Acting from Rutgers, where he has taught Basic Acting to undergrads. Sam is a working actor, a member of of Actor’s Equity Association, and performs regularly in classics and new works.