Michi Barall is really thrilled to be part of the Ma-Yi’s Writers Lab. She is mostly an actor and has appeared in two Ma-Yi productions: Han Ong’s Middle Finger, and Sung Rno’s wAve. As an actor, she has worked predominantly on new plays by writers including Philip Kan Gotanda, John Guare, Naomi Iizuka, Han Ong, Jose Rivera, Sung Rno, Paul Rudnick, Charles Mee, Sarah Schulman, Anna Deavere Smith, Diana Son, Chay Yew. She is currently studying playwriting with Tina Howe at Hunter. She is a graduate of Stanford and NYU’s Grad Acting and hopes to finish her second Master’s in theatre history and criticism at Hunter this Spring.