Drew Petersen is a New York City based artist and educator. Drew is currently is an educator with Park Avenue Armory and The New Victory Theater. As an artist, Drew is the Artistic Director for Trusty Sidekick Theater Company, a theater company devoted to creating high quality, original work for young audiences and their families. Drew has been commissioned by, presented at, and created original work for Lincoln Center Education, The Kennedy Center, Carnegie Hall, Park Avenue Armory, New Victory Theater, Big Apple Circus, Classic Stage Company, Abrons Art Center/Henry Street Settlement, The Wildrence, Wallis Annenberg Center in Beverly Hills, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Miami Theatre Center, Cleveland Playhouse Square, PACE University, The Tank and Curio Theater Company in Philadelphia. Drew is the 2018 and first recipient of the National TYA/USA Artistic Innovation award.