TEACHING

 

Academic Appointments & Courses Taught

KNOX COLLEGE, Galesburg, IL

  • Associate Professor, Department of Theatre, 2016-present

  • Assistant Professor, 2011-2016

  • Visiting Assistant Professor, 2009-2011

Courses Taught:

THTR 131:  Beginning Acting 

THTR 151:  Introduction to Theatre and Drama 

THTR 231:  Acting Studio: Meisner 

THEA 295:  Script Analysis for Performance and Design 

THTR 310:  Repertory Theatre (immersive term) 

THTR 351:  Theatre History I: Greeks to the Renaissance 

THTR 352:  Theatre History II: Restoration to Expressionism 

THTR 353:  Theatre History III: Avant-garde to the present 

THEA 372:  Classical and Medieval Drama and Theatre

THEA 375:  European Theatre & Drama: Rise of Realism to 1945 

INDIANA UNIVERSITY, Bloomington, IN

  • Associate Instructor, Department of Theatre and Drama, 2004-2008

Courses Taught:

T101:  Script Analysis 

T115:  Oral Interpretation

T210:  Appreciation of Theatre

T371:  History of Western Theatre and Drama II

T462:  Development of Dramatic Art: Expressionism to Postmodernism

  • Associate Instructor, School of Education, 2002-2004

Courses Taught:

M303:  Laboratory Teaching for Secondary Educators

M314:  General Instructional Methods for Teachers

M478:  Instructional Methods for Teaching Speech and Drama

BRIGHTON HIGH SCHOOL, Salt Lake City, UT

  • Theatre Arts Educator, Performing Arts Department, 1997-2002

    • I taught courses that ranged from introductory performance to more advanced classes in Musical Theatre, Puppetry, and Tech.

    • I also directed the school's production company, hosted and stage managed all school and community events held in the theatre, coached the dramatic competition team, and sponsored a chapter of the International Thespian Society.

THEA 378:  American Theatre & Drama: Beginnings to present

THTR 383:  Women Playwrights

THTR 385:  Dramatic Theory and Criticism

THTR 386B: Gay and Lesbian Drama

THTR 386C: Musical Theatre History

THTR 386I:  Queer Black Playwrights

THTR 387B: The Bread and Puppet Theater

THTR 387D: Studies in Dramatic Lit.: Adaptations & Sequels

THTR 395D: In-Yer-Face Theatre and Drama