photo by sally cohn

Ari Kaufman
Assistant Production Manager,
Resident Sound Designer

arikaufman@dancetheyard.org

Ari Kaufman is a freelance theater technician, performer, and traveler. He spent the past three summers working on Martha’s Vineyard for the Yard, The Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival, and the M.V. Performing Arts Center. He passed the rest of the time working for a number of theaters in Boston and wandering South America. As a technician and/or performer, he has worked with a variety of artists, including LanDforms, Faye Driscoll, Paul Lazar, Red Baraat, and a number of Broadway stars. He is enjoying his third season at the Yard, now as Assistant Production Manager and Resident Sound Designer and preparing for his next adventure- Thailand.