DAVID MENDIZÁBAL is a director, designer, and one of the Producing Artistic Leaders of The Movement Theatre Company. He is also the Associate Artistic Director of The Sol Project, dedicated to uplifting the voices of Latinx playwrights in partnership with NYC and National theater partners. Select directing credits include: Then They Forgot About The Rest (INTAR), The Maturation of an Inconvenient Negro, or iNegro (Cherry Lane Mentor Project), Last Stop on Market Street (Atlantic for Kids), And She Would Stand Like This with choreographer Kia LaBeija, Look Upon Our Lowliness, Bintou (The Movement), On the Grounds of Belonging (The Public), Tell Hector I Miss Him (Atlantic - Drama League Nomination for Outstanding Production), and Locusts Have No King (INTAR). David was a participant in the Leadership U: One-on-One program, funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and administered by Theatre Communications Group where he served as the Artistic Associate at Atlantic Theater Company (2016-2018). He is a member of Latinx Theatre Commons Steering Committee, Rattlestick Literary Team, and Wingspace. Alumnus of The Drama League, Lincoln Center Theatre Director's Lab, LAByrinth Intensive Ensemble, NALAC Leadership Institute, and artEquity. BFA NYU/Tisch.