Dylan Seders Hoffman

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Alliance for Jewish Theatre Member

Dylan Seders Hoffman is an actor, singer, and director based in New York City, originally from Cleveland, Ohio. As an actor, she has performed Off-Broadway at the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene and in NYC with the New Yiddish Rep and at the New York Theatre Festival.


She is a magna cum laude graduate of Bryn Mawr College where she studied Theatre, Dance, and Jewish Studies. She was awarded the Jane Wilkinson Arts Prize for outstanding contributions in the arts from Bryn Mawr College and the Arbeter Ring Prize for excellence in Yiddish Studies from the University of Pennsylvania. After graduation, she moved to NYC and began her professional career as an actor working Off-Broadway with the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene.


Dylan is the founder and artistic director of Chava Productions, a new media company which presents original works located at the intersection of pop culture and 21st century Jewishness with a generous dose of Yiddish. Chava Productions’ first short film Yiddish Mean Girls will premiere in August of 2022. Dylan’s work as a creator/director of experimental theatre has been presented at the Philadelphia Fringe Festival, Bryn Mawr College, and Moore College of Art & Design. Dylan is a current 2021-2022 Theatremacher Fellow through the Alliance for Jewish Theatre.