Jena Prince is a Sydney-based director and teaching-artist, and is passionate about creating extraordinary theatre with young people. She has a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology/Drama) from the University of Queensland, part of which involved a semester abroad studying acting at the University of California, Berkeley. She has experience in directing, theatre management, drama education, and both film and theatre acting. Jena is currently a teaching-artist with Imagination Theatre, Sydney Theatre Company, the Australian Theatre for Young People, and regularly runs specialty workshops for high schools throughout Sydney.
Recent directing credits include: for ATYP, Charlie Pilgrim: or a Beginners Guide to Time Travel(2018, nominated for the Sydney Theatre Awards); for Imagination Theatre, Tantalus(2019), Invention Convention(2018), Please Remain Calm(2018), The Island (2017); for Kincoppal Rose Bay School, Fight With All Your Might The Zombies of Tonight (2017).