Lead professional acting and musical theatre classes, workshops, and private coaching for students that range from High School to Broadway professionals. Member of the Society of Stage Directors and Choreographers since 2001.
Lycoming College, Williamsport PA. 2020-2021
A private liberal arts college, one of the 50 oldest private liberal arts and sciences institutions in the nation.
Lock Haven University, Lock Haven, PA. - 2015 - 2022
A public university in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, is part of the Pennsylvania State System.
Stagedoor Manor, Loch Sheldrake, NY – 2002 and 2006-07, 2012
A performing arts summer camp training thousands of young actors seeking a professional theatre career.
Professional Performing Arts School (PPAS), NYC – 1996 - 2003
A New York City audition-based public school dedicated to training junior and senior high school students who want to study the arts as an occupation.
Ohio Northern University, Ada, Ohio – 1999 – 2000
A private university located in the United States in Ada, Ohio.
Algonquin Art, Manasquan, NJ – 2007
A nonprofit organization that provides arts education through high-quality performances and programs in theatre.
The Actors Institute, NYC - Teaching Faculty 1995 – 2002
Provides an extensive selection of educational workshops, seminars, and training for both the adult & young performer.
P.S. 116, NYC – 1997
A community of learners where all children are encouraged to achieve high academic standards and enjoy learning.
Actors Alliance Conservatory, Birmingham, MI – 1989 – 1991
A professional equity theatre company that produces challenging theatre for all audiences.
Marquis Theatre, Northville, MI – 1991- 1993
A professional theatre in suburban Detroit that produced theater for young audiences for over 30 years.
Cranbrook Theatre School, Bloomfield Hills, MI – 1985 - 1988
Summer Theatre School presents classic theater skills: character acting, lighting, dance, voice, and stage crafts.
I aim to build a sound foundation for each student through encouragement, support, and confidence. I always strive to be accessible and share experiences so that each student knows the roadblocks they might face and the rewards that come with their chosen field.
I achieve this by teaching each student the fundamentals of the theatre:
I have had an in-depth and comprehensive look into my chosen field. I offer hands-on insider experience of how to run a professional theater, including:
Each aspect of the fine arts enriches lives and can lead to a career or an excellent addition to a profession outside the theatre.
Students need this education to understand what it takes to be engaged and an integral part of the Theatre Arts. Through my educational background and thirty years as a professional in all aspects of theater, I believe I can offer students practical pedagogy.