Aaron Sawyer is the co-owner of the virtual reality bar, RedlineVR featuring nine VR headset, VR drink experiences, and a customizable Mixed Reality escape room. Aaron is also the Founder and Artistic Director of Red Theater, with collectives in Chicago, Lincoln, Omaha, Tucson, and Purchase, NY. Key stage directing credits include the Chicago premieres of Bertolt Brecht’s unfinished musical SCHWEYK IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR and the bilingual Deaf/Hearing production of R+J: THE VINEYARD, heralded as a Top Ten Chicago Play of 2016. As a filmmaker Aaron wrote and directed an award-winning short film starring Emmy-winner Michael Badalucco, BROKEN CIRCLE. Aaron is an avid Arsenal FC fan who resides in Chicago with his spouse, kids, and a pug.