Yvonne Hartung is a theater artist who focuses on new plays. Yvonne is drawn to plays with strong ensembles featuring characters from all walks of life. As a director, Yvonne has worked with writer David Lawson on Insomnia in Space at The People's Improv Theater and Spermicide at Brooklyn LaunchPad. As a stage manager, Yvonne has worked with many independent theater companies including Wandering Bark Theatre Company, lthe claquel, and UglyRhino . Previous credits include:  Insomnia in Space (Director, The PIT and The Drawing Room), Lucia di Lammermoor (Assistant Director, New York Opera Exchange), Zwerge (PMI, Little Shadow Productions), "Spermicide" (Director, Brooklyn LaunchPad), The Unlikely Ascent of Sybil Stevens (Assistant Producer, The Secret Theatre), Encryption (SM, New Voices Project), Jimmy’s Corner (Director, New Voices Project), By Rights We Should Be Giants (AD/ASM, Lunar Energy Productions), The Seagull (Production Stage Manager, Wandering Bark Theatre Company), Quick and Dirties 2012 (Production Stage Manager, lthe claquel), "Trifles" and "Hughie" (Production Stage Manager, Cart Before the Horse Productions), Special (Stage Manager, Theater Row), The Medea (Stage Manager, American Thymele Theatre), The Great Eastern (Stage Manager, lthe claquel), and Rhinoceros (Production Stage Manager, UglyRhino).