Facilitator 

I am an experienced Applied Theatre facilitator, with expertise in Antiracism and Allyship, drama education, drama for social skills, theatre for social inclusion, and devising new works. 

Antiracism and Allyship in Academia Workshop

January 2021

Online
  • Developed and delivered online workshop alongside Mary C. Parker (www.marycparker.com)

  • Facilitated exercises and conversations between to Identify and Define instances of racism in Academia, and explore antiracist actions and outcomes

  • Administered pre and post workshop surveys to quantify effectiveness and participant experience

Virtual Playacting Teacher

June 2020-Present

Washington DC
  • Ran daily classes and workshops on Zoom for an online/virtual summer camp 

  • Age range: Kindergarten - 3rd Grade

  • Encorporated themes such as environmentalism and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) into accessible virtual applied theatre workshops

  • Trained in Restorative Justice Practices and Conflict Resolution

Little ImaginAtions

August-December 2019

London, England
  • Ran weekly "role play" drama workshops

  • Age range: pre-k through first grade, and their caretaker

  • Encouraged vocabulary development, social skills, creativity and confidence 

Performing Places Bexley

July 2019

Bexley, London, England
  • Performed as an "in role" puppeteer and street artist in a week long community project

  • Age range: all

  • Facilitated conflict resolution dialogues between community members

  • Promoted placemaking and fostered community engagement through applied theatre activities

Homes for Haringey

January-March 2019

London, England

  • Designed and implemented weekly applied theatre programming for a government funded assisted care facility

  • Age range: senior citizens

  • Facilitated workshops and activities to promote trust, healing, connection, and engagement with a group struggling with anti-social behavior and isolation

artburst

March 2019-March 2020

London, England

  • Facilitated weekly workshops and seasonal festivals in community centers and local schools

  • Age range: pre-k, elementary school, and caretakers

  • Promoted community engagement and social inclusion through arts activities and community storytelling

Hidden valley camp

2013, 2014, 2016, 2017

Maine, USA

  • Created and implemented a performing arts curriculum for a specialty teen program

  • Age range: 14-17

  • Facilitated ensemble building

  • Directed and devised original, site-specific works alongside participants, exploring topics such as bullying, body image, theory of art, globalization, and climate change.