Padraic Lillis is a writer, director, educator, and the founding artistic director of The Farm Theater. This past fall he was the Humana Visiting Scholar and artist-in-residence at Centre College. His plays have been produced across the country and are published by Dramatists Play Service. He has written and performed numerous solo shows, including Hope You Get To Eleven or What are we going to do about Sally?, a play about suicide awareness that was voted Best Solo Show at the Planet Connections Theatre Festivity in 2016. Padraic’s adaptation of his play Hand Over Hand was awarded Best Short Film at the Milan International Film Festival. He is a recipient of the New York Innovative Theatre Award for Outstanding Director and an Overall Excellence Award in Directing from the New York International Fringe Festival. Padraic is a member of the LAByrinth Theater Company and a lifelong Yankees fan.