Resume

PRODUCING EXPERIENCE

M2M, podcast, associated producer, 2021

Sally Sue's Shoppin' Showcase and Smashed Glass Art Extravaganza, written and directed by Drew Freeman, anticipated 2020

First Date, short film directed by Vivi Varon and Logan Bowes, 2020

What's Good For Business, short film directed by Cara Powers, 2019

No Good Demon Goes Unpunished, short film directed by Lily Herman, 2018

Chattin With Freddie Gregg, podcast, 2016

WRITING EXPERIENCE

First Date, short film directed by Vivi Varon and Logan Bowes, anticipated 2020 (in post-production)

What's Good For Business, short film directed by Cara Powers, 2019

No Good Demon Goes Unpunished, short film directed by Lily Herman, 2018

Colonel Crackshot, commercial directed by Cara Powers, 2015

Boys Will Be Boys, Kansas City Horror Play Festival, October 2017

Schizo (reading), Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Summer 2014

Getting CloserRoyal Academy of Dramatic Art, Summer 2014

The SinkingGustavus Adolphus College  Black Box, Spring 2010

Death and Louise  (reading), Gustavus Adolphus College, Spring 2010

Lucy UneditedHarold Pinter Studio, Spring 2009

Very Far AwayLawrence Free State Black Box, Winter 2004

DIRECTING EXPERIENCE

What's Good For Business, short film written by Cara Powers, 2019

Yes Ma'am Circus, documentary by Cara Powers, 2018

Colonel Crackshot, commercial for Brits Inc, written by Cara Powers, 2015

Spring Awakening, Steven Sater, book writer, Mid-Life Players

Dr. Deranged and the Super Villain Reunion, Jessica Whitfield, writer, City Theatre of Independence

Dancing With Crows Feet, Various writers, Arts and Ageing Kansas City

A Kansas Nutcracker (Assistant), Ric Averill, writer, Lawrence Arts Center Main Stage

Love/Hate, Jordan Kenton Thomas, writer, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art            

Frackture, Self, co-writers, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art

Edward II Devised Piece, Self, co-writers, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art

The Sinking, Self, writer, Gustavus Adolphus College Black Box   

Untouched (Assistant), Prisca Kendagor, writer, Vulcan’s Forge

Lucy Unedited, Self, writer, Harold Pinter Studio       

Tammy’s Art and Beauty Salon, Self, co-writers, Harold Pinter Studio

Downtown, Jeffrey Hatcher, writer, Gustavus Adolphus College Black Box   

West Side Story (Assistant) , Arthur Laurents, book writer, Lawrence Free State Main Stage               

Very Far Away, Self, writer, Lawrence Free State Black Box

OTHER FILM EXPERIENCE

Production Assistant, Where We're Going, music video for James and the Shame, dir. Benjamin Eck, 2022

Production Assistant, Believe Me, music video for James and the Shame, dir. Jax Anderson, 2022

Script Supervisor, The Harbinger, short film by Tom Hannigan, 2019

Script Supervisor, First Date, short film by Cara Powers, 2019

Production Assistant, Free Keiko, short film by The Video People, 2020

Production Assistant, Improv Guru, webseries by Flatiron Films, 2019

Production Coordinator, Scout's Honor, short film directed by Melissa McGlensey, 2018

Production Assistant, Booked It,short film by Carly Glenn, 2018

 

EDUCATION

Harold Ramis Film School at The Second City        Chicago, IL

Certificate in Comedic Storytelling

  • Instructors: Rachael Mason, Katherine O'Brien, Jeff Griggs, John McNaughton, John Hancock, John Mossman, Vince Singleton, Dale Chapman. Kimmie Companik-Warner, Dionna Griffin-Irons, Ron Falzone, Matt Hovde, Gary Fox, Mariano DiMarco, Angie Gaffney

  • Courses: Comedic Storytelling, Filmmakers Lab, Producing, Directing, Adaptation, Episodic Narrative, Improv, Finding Your Comedic Voice

  • Studied at the world famous Second City Chicago's film school, the Harold Ramis Film School. This is the only program of its kind in the world.

  • Focused on developing and structuring scripts and learning the technical skills necessary to succeed in the industry.

 

Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and Birkbeck, University of London    London, UK

MA Text and Performance, Directing Pathway

  • Instructors: Paul Sirett, Andrew Visnevski, Lisa Goldman, Aoife Monks, Fintan Walsh, Brian Stirner,

Dan Scherer, Adrienne Thomas, Darren Royston

  • Courses: directing, playwriting, dramaturgy, acting,  the Laban system, contemporary theatre, voice,

Elizabethan theatre (specifically focused on Marlowe’s Edward II)

  • Workshops: Miesner Technique with John Beschizza,  Directing with Paris Erotokritou

Queen Mary, University of London   London, UK 

Studied Abroad with a focus on contemporary performance and writing

  • Instructors:  Lois Weaver, Nicholas Ridout,  Dominic Johnson, Bridget Escolme, Peggy Shaw

  • Courses: performance composition, performance theory, natural theatre, historical costuming,

interventionist theatre, body movement

 

Gustavus Adolphus College   St. Peter, MN, USA

BA in Theatre with focus on directing and playwriting

  • Intructors: Henry MacCarthy, Amy Seham, Micah Maatman, Terena Wilkens, Mat Smart

  • Courses: Directing, Playwriting, South American Theatre, Acting, Set Design, Lighting and Sound

Design, Costume Design, Film Noir