Expertise DescriptionI have over 25 years experience in Drama & Theatre Education with expertise in teaching acting, directing, theatre history and literature for grades 7 and 8; directing and producing plays and musical theatre productions; and collaborating with teachers and administration on instruction and programs. I am offering my services as a drama and theatre education expert witness.
Areas of Expertise
I have over 25 years of theatre teaching and directing experience. I have worked as the Artistic Director of a Children’s Theatre Company in Los Angeles and have taught and directed youth theatre productions at numerous schools and theatre companies. I have worked as the Theatre Advisor for the Los Angeles Unified School where I wrote and received a playwriting grant for schools in the district.
|M.A.||Educational Leadership Administration||California State University – Northridge|
|M.A.||Theatre Arts||California State University – Northridge|
|B.A.||Liberal Studies||San Diego State University|
Professional Administrative Service Credential
California Professional Clear Multiple Subjects, K-12 – Supplemental/Subject Matter Authorization: Drama/Theatre
Cross Cultural, Language and Academic Development (CLAD)
Awards & Affiliation
Education Consortium of Central Los Angeles, Teacher of the Year Award
California Department Of Education Arts Work Grant – Urban Dreams: Playwrights in the Schools
Los Angeles Robby Award for Best Production – My Children! My Africa!
Los Angeles Artistic Director Nomination for Best Director – Maria and The Come