L'Engagement du Spectateur | May 2014
Recently I was invited to present a paper at an international colloquium on "The Engagement of the Spectator." This bilingual conference, sponsored by the Université du Quebec à Trois-Rivières, brought together academics and theatre practitioners from France, Beligium, Canada and the United States to share research on the evolving position of the theatre audience in the twenty-first century.
LA Stage Day | May 2013
LA Stage Day is an annual "collaborative convening" for the performing arts community. Sponsored by LA Stage Alliance, this day-long event brings together artists, designers, arts leaders, administrators, students, vendors, and patrons to learn from each other and inspire one another. I was one of ten "provocateurs" asked to address the inaugural convention.
CTG Student Ambassadors | 2011-13
Two years ago I became the resident Academic Affiliate for Center Theatre Group, charged both with conceiving new models for student audience engagement and with creating curriculum for CTG leadership development programs.