Leah Jackson is a Southern California-based actor, playwright, and director. She has been in several productions at the University California, Irvine, as well as doing showcase work with Broadway Dreams. Her plays have been presented as part of Brick Theatre Company's New Play Festival. Her most recent project was directing UCI Drama's winter production of Hamlet in February. Next up for her is assistant directing New Swan Shakespeare Festival's production of Pericles in the summer.