Jeff Wirth is the Director of the Interactive PlayLab in New York City, where he conducts training, playtests, and prototypes for interactive performance projects. Jeff has consulted for such top-tier clients as Cirque du Soleil, Blue Man Group, and Disney Imagineering. He authored the book Interactive Acting and has written and directed over 100 interactive shows. Jeff served on the faculty at the University of Central Florida, and he has led master classes at universities and festivals across the United States. Jeff’s eclectic background also includes ballroom dancing, computer programming, and clowning for the Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus.