12 & 7

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Somerset Christian College: Intro to Acting, Spring 2008/Spring 2010.
    The Art of Narrative (Guest Lecturer), February 2007.

 

  • County College of Morris: Speech (Guest Lecturer), February 2007.

 

  • Cornerstone Dance Conservatory: Teen Acting Instructor, September 2009-present.

 

  • Stars Theatre & Dance Academy: Acting/Musical Theatre Instructor Ages 4-18, May 2007-June 2009.

 

  • Faceless Drama Workshop: Acting Workshop Instructor (7th-12th Grade), Dec. - Jan, 2006-07.

 

  • Enter In, A Creative Arts Conference: Acting Workshop Instructor (Adult), November, 2006.

 

  • Somerset Theatre Week: Acting Instructor (7th-12th Grade), July 2006.

 

  • Timothy Christian School: Theatre Arts Instructor (9th-12th Grade), January 1- June 30, 2006.

 

  • Montclair State University: Theatre History Substitute Teacher, May, 2006.


RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

Researched, wrote, and presented paper at the 1999 annual conference of the International Association of Media and Cultural Research (IAMCR) in Leipzig, Germany: The first undergraduate student to present at the conference.


OTHER EXPERIENCE

Montlair State University (Theatre & Dance Department Graduate Assistant): Sept. 2005-June 2006
Managed Business Practicum program and oversaw all its students for Theatre Dept; Supervised students to ensure completion of program; Maintained and updated Theatre and Dance Dept. budget.

 

Gravity, A Community of Artists: August 2002-November 2004
Facilitator of Acting Workshop and other artistic events, including play direction; Formulated & implemented ideas for upcoming events; Coordinated & supervised events.


EDUCATION

  • Montclair State University: Montclair, NJ; M.A. in Theatre Studies received January 31, 2007; 3.52 GPA.

 

  • Muhlenberg College: Allentown, Pennsylvania; Received B.A. Cum Laude in Theatre & Communications w/ Honors in Communication May 2000; 3.48 GPA; Baker Acting Scholarship Recipient; 6x Dean’s List; Member of Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society.

 

  • Related Coursework: Theatre Criticism, Modern & Contemporary Theatre History: Theatre of the Avant-Garde, Stage Management, Tragic Elements of Drama, Dramaturgy, Advanced Directing Workshop, Acting I & II, Production Management, The Business of Art.