Sam Cordes was “born in a trunk” in Kansas City, Missouri and has been doing professional theatre since the age of five. Raised by actors, Cordes made quite the name for himself as an upcoming talent in the thriving theatre community of his hometown and has gone on to receive his B.F.A. in Theatre from Stephens College for Women in Columbia, MO and his M.F.A. in Theatre from The University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Aside from teaching at Hastings College, Sam is also the Producing Director of Agile Rascal Bicycle Touring Theatre. A theater troupe that creates original plays and tours them on bicycles to engage creative thinking about our collective future.