Aileen McGroddy is a director, movement director, and clown. She is a member of the Forks & Hope ensemble, having co-created and movement directed theatrical adaptations of The Hunting of the Snark, The Just So Stories and The Pied Piper. She is a co-founder of the Whiskey Rebellion, where she has directed The 236th Annual Summit of the Moose Scouts of America, Wake: A Folk Opera, Ulysses 101, and directs and curates The Whiskey Radio Hour. She is also an associate company member of TUTA, where she movement directed Music Hall, The Anyway Cabaret, and The Jewels. She is obsessed with eye contact and ensemble breathing.