K Paley (they/them/theirs) is a non-binary artist working to inspire a more compassionate understanding of humanity.
K studied acting and directing at the University of Southern California and British American Drama Academy. Professionally, they've played roles across the gender spectrum: most recently as Bianca in Othello in New York City.
Additionally, K worked with the Long Wharf Theatre, Transport Group, NAATCO, The Coop, Ivoryton Playhouse, St. Luke's, Stages on the Sound, Open Arts Alliance, The New Ohio, Post Playhouse, Manhattan Theatre Club and Manhattan Repertory Theatre. They also star in Core Ensemble's annual tour of Equally Divine, a solo chamber musical about the Mona Lisa, celebrating gender and sexual fluidity.
K is the founder of T.A.C.T. (Trans Artists Creating Tomorrow), a non-profit dedicated to the work of the Transgender/Gender Non-Conforming community.
Currently, K is directing a film adaptation of As You Like It for Shakespeare in the Woods in Manchester, Vermont.