My name is Abbie Fine or Abigail Fine or Abigail Isaac Fine, previously Abigail Isaac or Abbie Isaac, and sometimes Madame Director or Miss Abigail or Professor Fine. I describe myself as:
Author. Always a storyteller and huge book nerd; with my first novel coming out with Evernight Teen December 8, 2017. I'm revising a new manuscript and always looking to learn all I can about writing & publishing. You can learn more about my debut book here!
Theatre director. Specialties include Shakespeare (accessible adaptations), Irish plays, solo shows, female-centered new plays, heightened language, simplistic/high impact design, focus on storytelling. Check out my projects page for reviews of my latest production.
Nonprofit manager. I am the Managing Director of NextStop Theatre Company, a professional theatre in Northern Virginia. Our mission is to is to present theatrical performances and educational programs that are uniquely ambitious, intimate, and accessible both to and in our community. I love working each day to support this work!
Management instructor. Currently teaching Principles of Management as an adjunct at George Mason University; especially interested in job design, motivating employees, organizational culture -- specifically, what the corporate world can learn from the arts.
An entrepreneur-in-waiting. Interested in startups and creative business models; actively looking for the right idea for me.