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DIRECTING, DEVISING, & PRODUCING

In Absentia by Naomi Goodheart. Director.                                                              2020

Women’s Theatre Festival Occupy the Stage. Virtual staged reading.                         

Father's Day by Courtney Christison Director.                                                                     2020

Women’s Theatre Festival WTFringe Festival Fully produced virtual production                   

Freakshow by Carson Kreitzer. Co-Director with Rachel Pottern Nunn.                    2020

Women’s Theatre Festival. Fully produced virtual production.                         

 

Children of a Lesser God by Mark Medoff. Director.                                                 2020

CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19. Woodford Theatre. Versailles, KY.                                                               

Bad Dates by Theresa Rebeck. Co-Director.                                                              2019

Scarlet Cup Theatre. Clemmons-Caldwell House. Danville, KY.

 

Petie by Lori Fischer (workshop production). Director.                                             2019

Women’s Theatre Festival of North Carolina. Burning Coal Theatre. Raleigh, NC.

Barbie Throws a House Party! by Catherine Weingarten. Director.                           2019

Voices HEaRd/The Girl Project. Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center. Lexington, KY.

The Wolves by Sarah Delappe. Guest Director. University of Kentucky                    2017
Department of Theatre and Dance. Guignol Theatre. Lexington, KY.
 
Thunderbodies by Kate Tarker (workshop production). Director and Co-Producer.               2016
North Carolina Women’s Theatre Festival. Burning Coal Theatre. Raleigh, NC.
 
Story Hour by Nicki Miller and ensemble. Co-Director.                                             2016
Only Child Aerial Theatre. The Muse, Brooklyn, NY.
 
This for That, ensemble-devised work. Co-director, Deviser.                                     2014
White Flag Performance Group. Pukaar, Pune’s 1st English Language Theatre 
Festival. Pune, India.
 
The Sadness of Small Cakes by Rowen Haigh. Director and Producer.                      2013
White Flag Performance Group and Towson University.
Dreyer MFA Group Studio. Towson, MD.
 
The Bear Loves Honey, ensemble-devised work.                                                      2013
Co-director, Co-Producer, and Deviser.
White Flag Performance Group. Theatre [502] at Baron's Theatre 
(Louisville, KY); Actors Guild of Lexington (Lexington, KY);
Nashville Sideshow Fringe Festival (Nashville, TN).
 
Really You Should Use Bullets, ensemble-devised work.                                           2012
Co-director, Co-Producer, and Deviser. White Flag Performance Group.
Generous Company's WordBRIDGE Festival and Gumbo Festival at
Baltimore Theatre Project (Baltimore, MD). Touring production:
Actors Guild of Lexington (Lexington, KY). 
 
Our Weddings, ensemble-devised work. Director, Deviser, and Producer.                2011
Collage Festival at the Wolf Building; Studio 34; Mascher Space Cooperative. 
Philadelphia, PA.
 
Marilyn Monroe Has Sex For the Last Time with Groucho Marx by Greg Romero.      2011
Director. PIFA New Play Festival at the Kimmel Center; Plays and Players 
Theater. Philadelphia, PA.
 
The Ugly One by Marius von Mayenburg, translated by Maja Zade. Guest Director.     2010
Centre College. Weisiger Theatre. Danville, KY.
 
Creditors by August Strindberg, translated by Elizabeth Sprigge. Director and       2009
Producer. Philly Fringe Festival. Studio 34. Philadelphia, PA.
 
Won at Last by Steele McKaye. Director.                                                                  2008
Anonymous Theatre for the Philadelphia Dramatists Center. Wilma Theater. 
Philadelphia, PA.
TEACHING AND PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS
 

Beginning Acting. Course Instructor. 100 level.                                                    2019-20

Bellarmine University Department of Theatre Arts. Louisville, KY.

 

Creating Community in the Costume Shop and Beyond. Co-presenter.                    2019

StateraCon, City College of New York. New York, NY.

Refilling the Reservoir: Self Care for Theatre Artists. Presenter.                               2019

Southeastern Theatre Conference. Knoxville, TN.

 

Mind the Gap: Gender Parity and Career Longevity in the Theatre.                         2019

Co-PresenterSoutheastern Theatre Conference. Knoxville, TN.

"Occhi Aperti" Devising Workshop. Facilitator, director, and deviser.                       2018

24-hour devising intensive and experiential research in sleep deprivation to

create, refine, and structure core material for production, Occhi Aperti.

Women’s Theatre Festival Occupy-Con. Wake Forest, NC.

Casting Space: Creating Site Specific Performance. Co-Presenter.                            2018
Southeastern Theatre Conference. Mobile, AL.
 
Directing I. Course Instructor. 300 level.                                                                    2017
University of Kentucky Department of Theatre and Dance. Lexington, KY.
 
WTF: Grassroots Organizing for Gender Parity in Theatre. Co-Presenter.                 2017
Southeastern Theatre Conference. Lexington, KY.
Creating Original Choreography. Co-Presenter.                                                        2016
Women's Theatre Festival. Raleigh, NC.
Introduction to Theatre. Course Instructor.                                                               2014
Towson University Department of Theatre Arts. Towson, MD.
 
Introduction to Devising. Workshop Co-Instructor.                                                    2013
Theatre [502]. Louisville, KY. 
 
Acting 101. Course Instructor.                                                                                   2012
Towson University Department of Theatre Arts. Towson, MD.
 
Theatre Outreach Program between Towson University and the Greenmount          2011
School (6th and 8th grades). Teaching Artist. Creation of original performance 
material supporting classroom curriculum in Civil War studies. Baltimore, MD.
 
"Our Weddings" Community Workshop in Devising. Workshop Facilitator.              2011
Devising, rehearsal, and presentation of performance exploring traditional and 
alternative ideas about weddings. Studio 34. Philadelphia, PA.     
 
Absurd French Stage. Assistant Instructor to Professor Ken Keffer. Exploration       2011
of the un-translated work of Beckett and Ionesco through practical stage 
experience. Centre College Department of French. Danville, KY.
 
Contact Improv as Theatre Training. Workshop Presenter. Centre College               2010
Department of Dramatic Arts. Danville, KY.     
 
Methods for Creating Movement-Based Performance. Workshop Presenter.           2010
Contacting the World Festival. Contact Theatre, Manchester, UK. 
     
Contact Improv and Ensemble Creation. Guest Dance Instructor with the Philly      2009
Contact Collective. Swarthmore College Department of Dance. Swarthmore, PA.
 
Preparing for Physical Theatre Auditions. Workshop Presenter. Arcadia                   2008
University Department of Theatre Arts. Glenside, PA.
LEADERSHIP & ADMINISTRATION

 

Director of Education, Outreach, and EngagementWomen's Theatre Festival.     2020–

Board Member, Kentucky Theatre Association                                                         2019–

 

Board Member, Women’s Theatre Festival of North Carolina              2016–2017; 2019–

 

Chair, Women+ in Theatre Committee, Southeastern Theatre Conference             2017– Member, Strategic Planning Committee, Southeastern Theatre Conference               2018–         

Founder; Co-Artistic Director; Tour Manager, White Flag Performance Group          2011–2019

 

Co-Founder and Core Member, Philly Contact Collective                                2009–2011

 
 
MEMBERSHIPS AND AWARDS

 

Member, Network of Ensemble Theatres                                                                 2018–

                                                        

Member, Southeastern Theatre Conference                                                            2015–
 

Grantee, Leeway Foundation Art and Change Grant: Our Weddings                       2011

 

Participant, Director's Lab Chicago                                                                           2011

 

Recipient, Contact International Forum bursary, Contact Theatre, Manchester, UK       2010

 

Associate Member, Philadelphia Dramatists Center                                         2007–2011

 

Member, Phi Beta Kappa Society                                                                             2006–

EDUCATION
 
Towson University MFA in Theatre Arts, concentration in directing                          2014
 
Reed College BA in Theatre, concentration in directing, graduated Phi Beta Kappa     2006
                                                   

 

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