Research Interests

  • Contemporary Performance
  • Devised Theatre
  • Ensemble and Partnership
  • Politics of Collaboration
  • Aesthetics of Playfulness
  • Processes of Directing
  • Gender and Artistic Leadership
  • Slowness
  • Smallness
  • Fun
  • Yurts, Barns, Cabins, Fields, and the like.

 

Teaching  

 

  • TDF/LIT 110: Foundations of World Theater
  • TDF 186: Acting I
  • TDF 2xx: Advanced Topics in Acting (Postmodern Performance, Improvisation)
  • TDF 2xx: Collaborative Arts 
  • CNX 235: Two to Tango: What is Partnership? (Connections II)
  • TDF/LIT/WGSS 272: Women in Theater
  • TDF/LIT 277: Acting Rebellions: Histories of 20th/21st Century Acting Methodologies
  • TDF 385: Production Studio (Faculty-Directed Performance)
  • Three Sisters (2015), One Man Two Guvnors (2016), Arcadia (2017), Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play (2017), Anonymous (2019)
  • TDF 495: Senior Seminar

 

Education

PhD, Drama. Stanford University

BA, Theatre and Literature. Reed College