Teacher

PROFESSIONAL TEACHING

Ongoing private coaching of professional actors

current Faculty of Antaeus Academy :

2014 The Actors’ Shakespeare

Shakespeare & Other Bards

2013 Shakespeare and the Greeks

2012 Restoration Comedy, the Seventeenth Century Sitcom

2010 Speaking Shakespeare – A Noise Within, LA

2008 – ff Shakespeare Workout – Antaeus Theatre Company Academy, LA

Moderator – Classical Styles class, Antaeus Academy

2008 – summer Shakespeare Sedona – Shakespeare text

2007-spring Atlantic Theatre NYC – workshop in Shakespeare Performance

2003-present Michael Howard Studios Conservatory faculty

2003-summer Michael Howard Studios – Shakespeare Performance

2003-January Michael Howard Studio – Period Styles

2002-summer T. Schreiber Studio – Intro to Shakespeare Performance

2001-summer T. Schreiber Studio – Intro to Shakespeare Performance

Advanced Shakespeare Performance Workshop

2001-January Workshop in Restoration Theatre

2000-summer Michael Howard Studio –Scene Study in Summer Conservatory.

1999, 00, 01,02 Shakespeare – young professional summer class @ 72nd St.studios

1998 /99 Michael Howard Studio – fundamentals/scene study

1996 Shakespeare workshops for Hispanic Organization of Latino Actors

1990 – 1992 Consultant and teacher with The Riverside Shakespeare Co., NYC

UNIVERSITY TEACHING:

2008 ff Professor Emeritus, Marymount Manhattan College

2004 -2008 Professor of Theatre Marymount Manhattan College

Fall 1998 ff Associate Professor of Theatre, Marymount Manhattan College – tenured.

Spring 1998 University of the South, Sewanee TN: Visiting Professor & Brown Foundation Fellow

1985 – 1996    Barnard College – Theatre Department

1992 – 1994    Acting Chair: Theatre Department & Director: Minor Latham Playhouse at Barnard College

1984 – 1987    New York University (S.E.H.N.A.P.)

1982 – 1986    City College, NY

1981 – 1982    Hunter College NY

Fall, 1978     City College, NY, Guest Artist

1984           Occasional Guest Lecturer at CUNY Graduate Center & Brooklyn College

COURSES TAUGHT:

SEMINARS (self-proposed and developed at Barnard):

Women in Theatre

The Rebellious Woman – First Year Seminar

Contemporary British Political Theatre

OTHER ACADEMIC COURSES

History of Theatre I – Greeks to Italian Renaissance

History of Theatre II – Renaissance to late Nineteenth Century

History of Theatre III – The Modern Period

(I have also taught a 2 semester sequence)

Introduction to the Theatre

The Evolution of Theatre and Dance

Dramatic Structure

WORKSHOP COURSES

Acting Shakespeare

Acting IV – Shakespeare and Restoration

The Restoration Theatre

Acting III – Styles

Acting II – beginning scene study

Acting I (Theatre Games & Improvisation)

Styles of Acting & Directing

The Performing Artist at Work – (co-taught with a dancer)

Actors & Directors Interpretation of Literature

The Contemporary Theatre

Verse Performance

Advanced Directing