Beth Newell:
writer, editor, director

Beth Newell is the founder and editor of the satirical women's magazine, Reductress. She has written comedy for print, video, and the stage. Her work has been featured on The Huffington Post, The Best Week Ever Blog, The Onion News Network, McSweeney's, and The Bygone Bureau.

Beth is the Sketch Night Director and an instructor at The Magnet Theater in New York City, where she’s written and directed several sketch shows. She performs improv as half of the duo Sad Kids, is a cast member of :Kiss*Punch*Poem:, and sometimes tours the country with Bombardo. Beth has also performed at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, Caroline's on Broadway, and various other NYC venues.