Malika Oyetimein received her MFA from The University of Washington's School of Drama and is a member of the Directors Lab at Lincoln Center Theater. She was featured in Seattle’s City Art Magazine 2016 Future List and her productions of “Bootycandy” (2016 ) and “Hoodoo Love” (2017) were nominated for Gregory Awards: Best Production. She is also the co-adapter and director of Dr. Maya Angelou's "I Know why the Caged Bird Sings" which garnered a Gregory Award nomination for Best Director.
Select directing credits: “The Bitter Game” ( Wallis Annenberg), The world premiere of “WHITE” (Theatre Horizon) “Barbecue”, “Bootycandy” (Intiman Theatre Festival), “And in this Corner: Cassius Clay” (Seattle Childrens Theatre).
Malika ALSO knits amazing scarves, hats, and other fall/winter accessories. Find her brand at : www.LOVELOLAKNITS.com