International Conference Presentations

 

“Agency for Educators: Margolis Method as Embodied Pedagogy Training in Teacher Education” Margolis Method 2nd International Conference, New York, NY 2019

 

“Speaking Bodies, Bodies Speaking: why and how stage movement practice and education differs from dance practice and education,” Association for Theatre in Higher Education, Chicago, IL August 2016.

 

“Barter as Deliverance from the Desert,” Association for Theatre in Higher Education, Scottsdale, AZ 2014.

 

“Displacement Effect” Association for Theatre in Higher Education, Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, Orlando, FL 2013.

 

 

“Pass Toss Release” An original acting exercise presented at the Adjudicated Acting Exercises Debut Panel, Association for Theatre in Higher Education, Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, Orlando, FL 2013.

National/Regional Conference Presentations

“Enhancing Pedagogical Impact through Voice and Movement” The Upper Peninsula Teaching and Learning Conference, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 2020.

 

“Exploring Tonal and Structural NRG Through Japanese Noh” Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference, Fredericksburg, VA 2019

“Creating Classroom Impact through Embodied Pedagogy,” Texas Educational Theatre Association TheatreFest, Hyatt Regency Dallas, Dallas, TX 2016.

 

“A Liberal Arts Education as Agent of Artistic Dreams,” Texas Educational Theatre Association TheatreFest, Hyatt Regency Dallas, Dallas, TX 2016.

 

“My Character’s Body and my Body’s Character,” Texas Educational Theatre Association TheatreFest, Hyatt Regency Dallas, Dallas, TX 2016.

 

“The Problem of Embodiment: Text, Image, and the Actor in the work of Michael Chekhov and Arthur Lessac,” The 46th Annual Comparative Literature Symposium: Representing Reality in Text and Image: Clichés, Stereotypes, and Caricatures, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 2014.

 

“Be an Actor Warrior” University Interscholastic League Superconference, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 2013.

 

“3-2-1 Contact: An Introduction to Contact Improvisation Texas Education Theatre Association Festival, Houston TX 2013.

 

“Movement for the Non-dancer: Contact Improvisation” Southeastern Theatre Conference, The Galt House, Louisville, IN 2013.

 

“Eurasian Movement: An Intercultural Approach to Physical Intelligence” South Eastern Theatre Conference, The Galt House, Louisville, IN 2013.

“3 Eleanors” 30th Annual Conference on the Advancement of Women, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 2014.

“Echoes of Familiarity” Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Region 6, Centenary College of Louisiana, Shreveport, LA 2013.

 

"Undiscovered Territory: Practical Exploration of New Horizons in Actor Training” Rocky Mountain Theatre Association Festival, Cheyenne Little Theatre, Cheyenne, WY, 2011. 

 

“Contact Improvisation” University Interscholastic League Superconference, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 2011.

 

"Movement for the Non-dancer: Contact Improvisation" Rocky Mountain Theatre Association Festival, Grand Street Theatre, Helena, MT, 2010.

 

"Contact Improvisation" Rocky Mountain Theatre Association Festival, Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO, February 2009. 

 

"Auditions from A to Z: How to Get the Part,” Rocky Mountain Theatre Association Festivention, Western State College, Gunnison, CO 2007.