Zachary Bleckner is a second-year student at Stanford Law School. Born and raised in New York City, Zachary got his start at Laguardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. He directed and acted in a number of plays at Brown University, where he studied Comparative Literature and wrote his thesis on Cuban absurdist theater. Zachary has been experimenting with theater as a tool for social change ever since. Most recently, he trained in Augusto Boal’s political theater techniques while in residence at the Center for Theater of the Oppressed in Rio de Janeiro (CTO-Rio).