Sadah Espii Proctor
Sadah Espii Proctor (she/her/Espii) is a composer/sound artist and multimedia director working in theatre, dance, opera, installations, and extended reality. Her work centers around themes of memory and diaspora, social issues, and presence within physical/digital/virtual spaces.
Credits include: Girl Icon (Oculus VR For Good; director), Finding Pandora X (Double Eye; sound designer), Alliance XR Culture Gallery (Alliance for Media Arts & Culture; lead creative technologist and production designer), Chronicle X (Nia Witherspoon/Mei Ann Teo; XR designer), and Soul Tree Forest (YBCA 10 - dreamseed/Deanna Van Buren; sound designer). Espii's work has been featured both nationally and internationally in numerous festivals such as SXSW, Tribeca, Sheffield Doc/Fest, Beijing, Women Deliver, Transilvania, and Guanajuato. She was a Jury member for World Stage Design in Calgary, Canada. She has also spoken, mentored, and taught master classes for Cannes Film Festival, Live Design, DOK Leipzig, Institute of Documentary Film in Prague, MUTEK Montreal, Sarah Lawrence, and the New School. She is currently a the Head of Multimedia at Cipriani/Moment Factory (25 Broadway) and a Lecturer at Yale University's David Geffen School of Drama.
She received her M.F.A. in Performance and Interactive Media Arts from Brooklyn College, and is a proud alumna of Virginia Tech.