Ariel Estrada (Founder, Producing Artistic Director) is an actor, singer, arts advocate, producer, and Founder & Board Secretary of Leviathan Lab. As an actor and singer, Ariel has performed on television, film, commercials, industrials, new media, and on, Off, and Off-Off Broadway. As the immediate past Executive Director of Leviathan Lab, he has produced acting and writing salons, cabarets, fundraising events, staged readings, showcase productions, and short films, including its national award-winning film Two Weeks; and through his grant writing, has secured multi-year NYC grant awards and residencies in support of Leviathan’s work. As an arts advocate, he is the Manager of Communications & Community Engagement for the Asian American Arts Alliance, and a longtime member of Actors’ Equity Associations Equal Employment Opportunity Committee. He is a graduate of The Broadway League’s Commercial Theater Institute Emerging Producer Program, as well as a graduate of the MFA in Acting Program from the University of Washington. Ariel is also an accomplished Fortune 500 and Inc. 5000 level communications designer.
Trina Estavillo Social Media Manager
Donatella Galella Dramaturg-in-Residence
Robert Lee Musical Theatre Advisor