Meet the Team
Helen is Brooklyn based writer/director and the founder of Honey Dipped Productions LLC. Originally from St. Louis, Missouri, Helen began performing at age 5 and has been working in theatre ever since. Her performance career eventually helped her move to the creative side, first writing and producing her own work in 2007. Helen is the playwright/director behind Honey Dipped Apocalypse Girls (Off-Broadway), which had its premiere in April 2018, and after which the production company is named. It was during this show that Helen discovered her passion for curating and executing artistic collaboration, and the production company exists as a label that can champion original work and celebrate women working across fields in the arts. Helen is a published poet (Thought Catalog, Tart Magazine), holds a Master’s degree in Anthropology from the University of Copenhagen, and is the playwright behind Blue Maybe (forthcoming 2019).
Kelly is a New York based producer and young professional. She received her Bachelor of Music in Musical Theatre from Oklahoma City University, but now spends most of her time working in IP and Entertainment Law as an executive assistant and paralegal. In addition to having extensive experience on stage and in the office, Kelly has spent time working in many aspects of the theatre. Kelly is COO of the theatre tech company Broadway Unlocked, and producer of their yearly #giveback concert. Kelly is the founder of Kelly Mackenzie Creative. She has also produced Single Rider (Off-Broadway), Honey Dipped Apocalypse Girls (Off-Broadway), Movies, Musicals, and Me (Workshop), and assisted the production team for Kerrigan & Lowdermilk’s The Bad Years (Off-Broadway).