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Theatre

Take What Is Yours Dr. Gandor Jill A. Samuels, New Ohio Theatre
Vanya / Uncle Vodka » Vanya Jeremy Williams, Mabou Mines/SUITE
Gerda's Lieutenant (readings) Jim Klein Leigh Fondakowski
Casa Cushman (workshops & readings) Ned Cushman Leigh Fondakowski, Tectonic Theatre Project
Laramie: Epilogue (reading)   Moises Kaufman, Tectonic Theatre Project
Trojan Women   Kevin Kuhlke, Naropa University
Our Town Simon Stimson Steve Wangh, Naropa University
I Am Not What I Am » Iago Jeremy Williams, Naropa University
God Grant It All Works Out » Olga Jeremy Williams, One Continuous Mistake
23 Seconds on John Cage   Leon Ingulsrud & Barney O'Hanlon, Naropa
Nina Lacuna   Jeremy Williams, Naropa University
Endgame Hamm One Continuous Mistake
The Prometheus Myth Zeus Stephanie Acosta, Anatomy Collective
Many Things Are Destroying Me » The Author Stephanie Acosta, Anatomy Collective
Big Love Nikos Jaclyn Biskup, Experimental Theatre Chicago
Woyzeck Captain Ian Hannan, Upstart Theatre Group
The Bald Soprano Mr. Smith Jaclyn Biskup, Experimental Theatre Chicago
Hamlet Laertes Mitchell Fay, Cromulent Shakespeare
Kung Fu Hamlet Horatio Matt Dawson, No Refunds Theatre Co.

Dance

Dreams Dammed   Erin Dudley, Tulsa New Genre Festival
Black Ground   Benn Rasmussen, Dixon Place
At A Distance I Can Say   Jen Hicks, Chimera Lab
Butoh/Beckett: Not I   Katsura Kan, Naropa University
Untitled (Butoh)   Nicole LeGette, Blushing Poppy
What Kind of Sky Do You Like?   Ginger Krebs

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Production History

2010 Vanya » Jeremy Williams Salem State University
  Uncle Vodka » Jeremy Williams Mabou Mines/SUITE
2009 For The Love Of A Herring » Taavo Smith Naropa University
2008 I Am Not What I Am » Jeremy Williams Naropa University
  Three Sisters » Jeremy Williams One Continuous Mistake, Boulder Fringe
2007 The Hell of Excrement » Taavo Smith Naropa University
  An Unknown Loss » Taavo Smith Naropa University
  Three Sisters »   One Continuous Mistake, Locus
2006 Sweet Little Vernor Is Eating Himself » Stephanie Acosta Concrete Cloud, Melbourne Fringe
  Sweet Little Vernor Is Eating Himself » Kasey Foster Actor & Director Inc., Spareroom
2005 Have/Hold » Lucy Angell Concrete Cloud, Gasworks Park
  Many Things Are Destroying Me » Stephanie Acosta Anatomy Collective, All Rise Gallery
  Many Things Are Destroying Me » Stephanie Acosta Anatomy Collective, Highschool Gallery
2004 For The Love Of A Herring » Taavo Smith Experimental Theatre Chicago, Breadline Theatre
2003 For The Love Of A Herring » Taavo Smith Bad Comedy, Macalester College
  Seven Sketches About Love » Taavo Smith Bad Comedy, Minnesota Fringe
  The Circus of Despair » Taavo Smith Bad Comedy, Bryant Lake Bowl
2002 The Tragedy of Edmund West » Taavo Smith Macalester College
2000 Slack » Delaney Kreger-Stickles Macalester College
1999 Slack » Taavo Smith New Theatre, NeWorks Festival
1998 The Tourist Trap » Taavo Smith New Theatre, NeWorks Festival

Education

2009MFA Theatre: Contemporary Performance. Naropa Univeristy, Boulder

Acting Grotowski Steve Wangh, Erica Berg, Kevin Kuhlke
  Suzuki Leon Ingulsrud, Barney O'Hanlon
Movement Somatics & Developmental Technique Erika Berland, Wendell Beavers
  Kinetic Awareness Leeny Sack
Viewpoints Six Viewpoints Wendell Beavers
  SITI Co. Leon Ingulsrud, Barney O'Hanlon
Voice Roy Hart Ethie Friend, Carol Mendolsohn, Saule Ryan
Dance Contemplative Barbara Dilley
  Butoh Katsura Kan
  African Onye Ozuzu
Playwrighting & Composition Moment Work Leigh Fondakowski
  Self Scripting Peggy Pettit
  Choreography Wendell Beavers

2003BA Liberal Arts. Macalester College, St. Paul

Selected Workshops