Fall 2016 through January 2020 - Graduate School
MFA Acting at Rutgers' Mason Gross School of the Arts, Class of 2020
August 2018 - February 2019 - Training at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London!
August 29th marks the start of our MFA Acting 3rd year training at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. This mind-boggling privilege and upcoming adventure still feels like dreamy surreality. I look forward to writing about my experiences abroad, especially the process of rehearsing and performing a show on the Globe stage in February. (WOW!)
July, 2018 - Teaching "Singing for Actors" at RSAC!
I am overjoyed and humbled to join the faculty of Rutgers Summer Acting Conservatory (RSAC), a 4-week conservatory acting program for high school students. Creating and teaching a class for 36 young artists is a thrill - I am grateful for this extraordinary opportunity to learn from these young artists as I support, witness and celebrate their daily artistic & personal growth as well as their collaborative cohering as an ensemble.
June 9th, 2018 - TRUESELVES: A NEW GENDER PLAY with coLAB Arts!
After working on the project as a transcriber of the oral histories, I acted in the first workshop presentation of Trueselves: A New Gender Play based on oral histories of the NJ transgender community, created in partnership with the Pride Center of New Jersey.
May 8th, 2018 - MOTHER LINE STORY PROJECT at Rutgers!
I wrote and performed an original piece in the Rutgers edition of The Mother Line Story Project, directed by Eliza Simpson.
May 6th - 7th, 2018 -TRIGGER WARNING at Rutgers!
Two casts of 17 actors (current students & alumni of Rutgers' Mason Gross School of the Arts) performed staged readings of my play, TRIGGER WARNING, an interview-based play that explores an account of rape and silencing on a college campus and its repercussions and reverberations throughout the community.
Month of July, 2017 - Teaching Assistant at RSAC!
For the month of July, I worked as a Resident Advisor and Teaching Assistant at Rutgers Summer Acting Conservatory (RSAC), a 4-week conservatory acting program for high school students. Assisting Kevin Kittle's acting class and working one-on-one with students to address their questions and support their continued growth in their numerous classes were major highlights.
June 2nd - June 19th, 2016 - DI AND VIV AND ROSE at Theatre Row!
Played Rose in Di and Viv and Rose by Amelia Bullmore in the Off-Broadway U.S. Premiere.
June 12th - July 1st, 2016 - Clown and Commedia!
Clown & Commedia with Chris Bayes, then Devising Commedia with Virginia Scott.
May 10th, 2016 - TRIGGER WARNING at The Barrow Group Theater!
Red Caravan presented a reading of my play TRIGGER WARNING at the TBG Theatre in Midtown. Donations went to New Alternatives, a grassroots non-profit that serves LGBT homeless youth in NYC.
March 8th - March 25th, 2016 - Training with Fiasco Theater!
I was thrilled and grateful to be invited to participate in Fiasco Theater's Free Training Initiative (FTI)! For 3 weeks, I trained with artistic directors Jessie Austrian & Noah Brody in Voice, Text & Rehearsal Technique.