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She's So Clutch

Meet the artists, champions, and founders of Team Clutch

Producing Artistic Director

Christianne Greiert

Managing Director

Sarah Matteucci

Board of Directors

Jessica Feder-Birnbaum, Heather DiPietro, Christianne Greiert, Amy Kersten, and Miranda Noelle Wilson

Founders

Michelle Bossy, Christianne Greiert, Amy Kersten, and Miranda Noelle Wilson

Core Company Members

Stay tuned for announcements!

Bios

Jessica Feder-Birnbaum

Jessica Feder-Birnbaum

 

Jessica is a playwright, author and theatre artist. Her plays have had readings, workshops and productions in New York and regionally. Her plays and other writings appear in print and on-line. Readings/productions: Coronavirus One Minute Play Festival (Queens Theatre, NYC), The Director’s Workshop Theatre of Western Springs (Illinois), Bechdel Group’s 9th Overnight Writing Challenge (NYC), Clutch Productions empowerHER Reading Series (Primary Stages Studios NYC), Burning Coal Theatre (Raleigh NC), 5 Minute Jewish Play Festival Second Prize recipient; Lawrence Family JCC (San Diego). Jessica enjoys collaborating with and creating original theatre pieces with artists of all ages and experience levels. Member: Dramatists Guild. Honor Roll! Full Circle Cohort Clutch Productions. League of Professional Theatre Women. AJT. www.jessicafederbirnbaum.com

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Heather DiPietro

 

Heather is a video producer based in New York with experience in broadcast and digital production.

She has produced content for Macy’s, LOFT, IBM, Robitussin, Dremel, Invisalign, GlenLivet, and MassMutual, Geena Davis Institute, National Black MBA, Museum City of New York, NYC Big Apps, Brooke Jackman Foundation, Arts Brookfield, Moet, Human Rights Foundation, Sundance, Sharper Image, Soap Opera Network, and many more. She has worked with top agencies such as Tribal DDB, AKQA, Carl Byrd & Co., Empower, Colle McVoy, and New-A. In addition, she’s been on the producing team of several successful films and web series including Unholy ‘Mole (2019), Paloma (2018), Mr. Richardson (2017), Corey (2018), Sugar! (2017), April Flowers (2017), Compatibility (2017), CO-OP (2015), How to Make It Big (2015), The Evolution of a Gen X-Purchaser (2015), My Story (2013), and Soap Life (2012).

When Heather isn’t freelancing as a producer, editor, photographer, and social media consultant, she can be found teaching at the Digital Film Academy where she lectures in Producing, Web TV Development, and Edit Theory. She is a member of Women in Telecommunications where she shares her experiences and skills with promising young women as they begin their journey into media careers. In her spare time she enjoys the theatre and long hikes, but especially loves making pancakes on Sunday mornings while catching up on episodes of General Hospital.

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Christianne Greiert

 

Christianne is an actress, producer, and teaching artist based in New York City. She’s had the privilege of working with New York Theatre Workshop, Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, Primary Stages, Chautauqua Institution, Florida Studio Theatre, and other Off-Broadway and emerging companies. She is a proud member of Actors' Equity and the New York City Artist Corps.

Christianne is also a founding member of Clutch Productions and serves as the Producing Artistic Director. She approaches producing first and foremost from an artist’s perspective, striving to bring the resonant truth of each piece to the audience and ensuring authentic voices are crafting the new narratives of our time. She also provides strategic consultation and guidance on a variety of independent projects including Off-Broadway theatre productions, creative development workshops, and artistic branding tools.

​As a rule, Christianne is passionate about collaboration, belly laughing, and baseball! www.christiannegreiert.com

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Amy Kersten

 

Amy is an actor, writer, and producer. She is a founding member of Clutch and currently based in Los Angeles. Theater Credits include The Shanghai Premiere of Venus in Fur, & The 39 Steps , The Liar (Denver Center), Every Good Girl Deserves Fun (Clutch World Premiere), The Corn is Green (Williamstown), and 5 Comedies by Liz Meriwether (Theater Row). Amy wrote and starred the comedy pilot In Case of Emergency now on Amazon, and her first feature film A Woman Abroad is currently in development. (www.AWomanAbroadFilm.com)

Other series include HOT MESS (shesamess.com), Lady Parts Justice (with Daily Show Creator Lizz Winstead), Tutor Pimp, Top Dog, Bags, Coat Tales, and Gay’s Anatomy. Education: MFA National Theater Conservatory.

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Sarah Matteucci

 

Sarah is an NYC-based producer, vocalist, actor, and educator. In addition to being the Managing Director of Clutch, she is the Director of the Einhorn School of Performing Arts at Primary Stages, which provides training in playwriting, directing, acting, and producing to emerging and established artists. Over the last nine years, she has worked to create community and collaboration within the greater theater community through ESPA and the Primary Stages educational programs. As an educator, Sarah works extensively as a trainer and administrator with Destination Imagination, an international creative problem solving program for kids K-12. She has also led corporate trainings and works as a voice and dialect coach, including productions for Columbia University and Casper College. As an actor and classically trained vocalist, she has been seen in NY and regionally, and can be heard on many cast recordings.

 

She is a Founding Member of Red Caravan, which strives to combine theater and hands-on, community-based advocacy, partnering with such programs as New Alternatives for LGBTQ+ Homeless Youth and the NYC Chapter of Days for Girls. For five years, she was an Associate Producer for Caps Lock Theatre. Graduate of Barnard College, Columbia University (Phi Beta Kappa).

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Miranda Noelle Wilson

Miranda is a New York City-based actor, singer, dancer, and puppeteer appearing both onstage and onscreen, in addition to being one of the founding members of Clutch Productions. Miranda is a frequent collaborator with Ryan Raftery on his critically-acclaimed celebrity biopic musicals performing at Joe’s Pub in NYC as well as venues all across the country. Other Recent credits: Danielle, Devices of Torture (Fringe 2018); Madison, Hysterical! (Fringe 2016); Angel, Jass (New Harmony Project); Liz, Every Good Girl Deserves Fun (World Premiere – Clutch Productions); Lucy, Dracula (Three Day Hangover). The short film, in which she stars, has been winning awards in multiple film festivals across the country (www.howyouaretome.com). She is also a proud member of the Treehouse Shakers, a dance-theater company that creates original works for young audiences (www.treehouseshakers.com). Miranda is a BFA graduate of The University of Evansville.

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