Storytelling Boot Camp - Peter Pan | Northern Starz Children's Theatre (March/April 2015)
Intro to Playwriting | June-August 2015
Starz Showcase | September 2015
Education Director at Northern Starz Theatre Company (Jan 2015-October 2016) Designed the education program for K-12 students to develop their skills as performers. Recruited teachers of all abilities relating to the theatre (no education degree required) who would be willing to teach classes to students. Drafted contracts and determined class cost for students and stipend for teachers.
TeachCo. Team Member at CLIMB Theatre (Aug 2012-Dec 2012) Went to classrooms across the Midwest and taught K-12 students numerous topics such as Bullying Prevention, Empathy, and Respecting the Environment. Various duties included: residency preparation, contacting local media organizations, classroom management, improvisation, creative use of props/costumes/music, direction-giving, questioning techniques, etc.
Assistant Teaching Artist at The Children's Theatre Co. (June 2011-Aug 2011) Assisted teachers with various camps throughout the summer for CTC's Theater Arts Training Program (TAT). Various duties included: monitoring behavior, playing games, marking attendance, etc.
Board Member at Northern Starz Theatre Company (Dec 2014-October 2016) I served on a board of directors to make decisions regarding upcoming seasons, budgets, grants, fundraising, and other duties as assigned within the Performance and Grant committees.
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities Bachelor of Arts, Theatre Arts Graduated May 2012 GPA 3.723 Dean’s List: Fall 2008, Spring 2010, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Spring 2012 Awards: President's Distinguished Student Scholarship (2008-2012), Harriet Stoll Scholarship (2009-2012), Century Council Award & Scholarship (2011), Outstanding Senior Award (2012).
Intermediate and Advanced Stage Direction
Introduction to Playwriting
Text for the Actor
Voice for the Actor
Theatre Credits at the University of Minnesota -Twin Cities Directing:Rossum's Universal Robots adapted from the original script by Karel Čapek, Far Away by Caryl Churchill, and I Rise in Flames, Cried the Phoenix by Tennessee Williams. Acting:Frankenstein, Club Valhalla, The Great(er) American PastTime, The Wall, Reversal of Fortune