Theatre Teaching Expert 522046 CA(S)


Expertise Description

I 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


Professional Experiences

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.


Education

Degree Subject Institution
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

Licenses Certifications

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


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