Kortney Adams* (she/her) is a native of St. Louis, MO, but has been working as an actor, director, and teaching artist in Boston since 2002. Previous projects at CST include A Christmas Carol, Harriet Jacobs and the World Premiere of From Orchids to Octopi, all with Underground Railway Theater. Other regional credits include A Human Being Died That Night (Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre), Becky’s New Car (Lyric Stage Co. of Boston), Two Gentlemen of Verona (Commonwealth Shakespeare Co.), Pippi Longstocking and Aladdin (Wheelock Family Theatre), Voyeurs de Venus(Company One), Doubt (Gloucester Stage Co.), After Mrs. Rochester (IRNE for Best Supporting Actress, Wellesley Summer Theatre), and the role of Barbara Demarco in the long-running hit Shear Madness. Recent films include The Makeover, R.I.P.D., The Proposal, and On Broadway. Kortney is CST’s Education Manager, and also the Managing Director of Theatre Espresso, which uses Theatre in Education to introduce young people to issues of social justice and the law.