Heather Kelly-Laws


Outside of ELS, I am a stage manager, playwright, and award-winning mixtape-maker born and raised in San Francisco and currently living in Oakland.

Jars of salt hung under the risers at Z Space in San Francisco, Spring 2014

San Francisco State, BA in Theatre Arts

started at ELS


physical activity



Rachel Chavkin and Jenny Lewis

spare time

Cooking, yoga, and working constantly as a stage manager, production manager, and managing director for theatre companies across the Bay Area

most influential book

The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood

music genre

Post-punk and early-to-mid 2000s indie pop

personal motto

Keep moving and get out of the way