kt shorb (BM, Oberlin Conservatory; MA, UT-Austin) is a director, writer, and performer who grew up in Massachusetts, rural Japan, and Tokyo. She has trained and worked with Anne Bogart, KJ Sanchez, Pirrone Yousefzadeh, Sharon Bridgforth, Pauline Oliveros, and John Luther Adams. shorb is the Producing Artistic Director of the Generic Ensemble Company. Directorial work includes: The Mikado: Reclaimed; Robin Hood: An Elegy; What's Goin On?; The Experiment; Stuck on Gee-Dot; The Psychopomp Project; Radio Kaduna; and Eagle Woman Poems. Her solo show, Una Corda (Yvan Greenberg, dir) has been performed in Chicago, Urbana-Champaign, Los Angeles, Oberlin College, and various Texas locations. She was a 2015 invited fellow at the Peer Leadership Exchange for the National Institute for Directing and Ensemble Creation in Minneapolis, hosted by Pangea World Theater and Art2Action. She is currently pursuing an MFA in Performance as Public Practice at the University of Texas at Austin.