Mari DeOleo is a clown, teaching artist and event/theater maker from Dominican Republic who was raised in the heart of Amish country, Lancaster Pennsylvania. Her work at Mudlark has included writing/directing One Endless Night, props design and teaching. Mari is the creator and producer of PlayLab Productions. Where she experiments with comedy and inspires adults to play. She also works with Jabberwocky Marionettes, Collaboraction Theatre, Opera-matic, Activate! Chicago other companies all around Chicago. She has training in commedia, classical voice, improv, storytelling, clown, bouffant, idiot, rap and acting.