Allison started her career as a performer, working in New York and Regional theater, as well as doing an extensive amount of commercial work. She also worked as a Children’s Guardian on Broadway, serving as an artistic liaison between professional child actors, the creative team and management on 12 Broadway shows. As a director she has worked in regional theaters acrosss the country and most recently assistant directed the revival of Smokey Joe’s Café off-Broadway. Allison has a BA in Theater from UMass Amherst, a certificate in Classical and Contemporary Theater from Guildhall and a certificate in Stage Directing from the Yale School of Drama. She is an associate member of the Society of Stage Directors and Choreographers (SDC) and a member of Actors Equity and SAG-AFTRA.