Alea Tran (they/them) is a multi-hyphenate theatre artist born and raised in Seattle, whose interests lie in creating art that provides space and support for minority voices. In addition to freelancing in a variety of backstage roles, they are a grateful member of the PATHWAYS mentorship program through Artist’s Repertory and work box office and front of house at Third Rail Repertory Theatre. Alea’s work has received several awards from the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival for stage management and sound design, as well as their writing, which received an honorable mention in the National Undergraduate Scholarly Paper Competition. Recent productions include Chicken & Biscuits (asst. stage manager, Portland Playhouse); The Hombres (props assistant, Artists Repertory); the 2022 JAW New Play Festival (production assistant, Portland Center Stage); and the workshop for the upcoming production The Sounds of the Afrolitical Movement (asst. stage manager) at Portland Playhouse.