Yasmine Marie Jahanmir is a scholar, director, and synchronized swimmer. She is an Assistant Professor of Theatre at the University of Nevada, Reno. Her wide-ranging academic work—on sport and performance, Middle Eastern popular theatre, and performance pedagogy—is rooted at the intersection of theater history, performance theory, and gender studies. As a director, she is passionate about collaborating to create playful, audacious, and colorful theatre that inspires and provokes.

Yasmine Marie Jahanmir