Facilitating & Presenting

Links to video or slide decks when available.

Special Engagements

  • Co-producer, co-applicant:”Deaf Theatre Action Planning Session.” HowlRound. Boston, 2019.
  • Co-producer, co-application: “Committee for the Jubilee: Planning for a Nation-Wide Festival.” HowlRound. Boston, 2017.
  • Speaker: “Theatre is Ritual Interrupted,” on theme “Climate.” Creative Mornings/DC. DC, 2015.
  • Nominated Guest: “Dinner Vention” (second). WESTAF. Denver, 2014.  (follow up interview)
  • Conference Co-Facilitator: MicroFest USA: Honolulu National Summit and Learning Exchange. (trio with Daniel Banks & Michael Rohd). Network of Ensemble Theaters. Honolulu, 2013.

Workshops

  • Presenter: “Scrappy Experiments.” Arts Marketing Association UK, offered 1x each for Audience Diversity Academy and Digital Marketing Lab. Webinar, 2018.
  • Presenter: “Audience Engagement Boot Camp.” Columbus Arts Market Association & Americans for the Arts. Columbus, 2015
  • Co-Facilitator: “Artistically-Driven Audience Engagement Techniques.” Theatre Communications Group. Cleveland, 2015.
  • Facilitator:  “Using New Tech Tools & Social Media.” Theatre Communications Group Audience (R)evolution Convening. Kansas City, 2015.
  • Co-Facilitator: “The Audience Completes Our Ensemble: a primer on Audience Integration and Connectivity.” Network of Ensemble Theaters. New York, 2014.

University Residencies

  • Co-Facilitator: “Ensemble Building & Devising.” 3-days. James Madison University. Harrisonburg, 2019.
  • Co-Facilitator: “Incorporating Community & Conversation into Creation.” 1-week. Louisiana State University. Baton Rouge, 2016. Included workshopping of dog & pony dc’s “Squares.”
  • Co-Facilitator: “Ensemble, Devising & Audience Integration.” 1-week. Louisiana State University. Baton Rouge, 2016. Included performances of dog & pony dc’s “Toast.”
  • Co-Instructor: “Ensemble Devising Master Class.” 1-semester MFA course. Catholic University of America. Washington, DC 2013.

Pre-Conferences

  • Pre-Conference Presenter: “Playing in the Deep End of Audience Engagement.” National Arts Marketing Partnership. Salt Lake City, 2015.
  • Pre-Conference Presenter: “Step It Up: Advancing your Audience Engagement.” National Arts Marketing Partnership. Portland, 2014.

Conference Sessions

  • Co-Faciliator: “Understanding Systems: moving from personal to structural,” an “Anti-Racism Space for White Learning” session. Theatre Communications Group. St. Louis, 2018.
  • Co-Faciliator: “Why is it hard for me to talk about race?” an “Anti-Racism Resources for White Folks” session. Theatre Communications Group. Portland, 2017.
  • Panelist: “Deaf Theatre.” Theatre Communications Group. DC, 2016.
  • Facilitator: “Self-Care for the Angry Activist.” Theatre Communications Group. Cleveland, 2016
  • Facilitator: “Making the Movement.” National Arts Marketing Project. Salt Lake City, 2015.
  • Facilitator: “Eff Up the Pop Up.” National Arts Marketing Project. Salt Lake City, 2015.
  • Facilitator: “Get Over Yourself.” National Arts Marketing Project. Salt Lake City, 2015.
  • Moderator: “Creating the Next, New Thing Now.” National Arts Marketing Project. Atlanta, 2014.
  • Panelist: “Immersive Theatre and Audiences.” Theatre Communications Group. San Diego, 2014.
  • Session Leader: “Artistically Activating Aspirations.”National Coalition for Dialogue & Deliberation. Reston, 2014
  • Moderator: “Solving Next Generation Problems.” Theatre Communications Group. San Diego, 2014.
  • Co-Facilitator: “White Allies for Racial Justice Affinity Group.” Theatre Communications Group. San Diego, 2014.
  • Panelist: “Audience Engagement in Theatre.”  Theatre Communications Group. Boston, 2012.
  • Planning Committee Member: Fall Forum (first ever Education Director). Theatre Communications Group. 2007.