What is your story? Flying Solo is an interactive workshop that focuses on the creation of narrative-based solo performance. Using your own life experiences, Flying Solo provides artists with various exercises, concepts, and explorations in Characterization, Time, Space, Memory, and Senses, and Solo Performance Pedagogy culminating in preparing their own one-person show.
Developing a solo performance is an on-going process and this workshop aides in its progression. You do not have to be actor to participate in this workshop! While these forms exist independently, Flying Solo unique structure merges these methods to achieve the following objectives:
19th Annual Asheville Fringe Festival
Asheville, NC., January 2021
Virginia Theatre Association Annual Conference (VTA)
Norfolk, VA., October 2020
Women’s Theatre Fringe Festival of NC
Raleigh, NC., July 2020
Get Virtual with Virginia Stage Company
Norfolk, VA., May 2020
Virginia Thespian Conference
Radford, VA., February 2019
Virginia Theatre Association Conference
Norfolk, VA., October 2018
Georgia Theatre Conference
Carrollton, GA., February 2018
In conjunction with UGA Graduate Emerging Leaders Program 2017-2018, G.L.A.M is a 4-week curriculum-based program that focuses leadership, team-building, character education and financial literacy for future academic endeavors. Over the course of the program, participants will engage in various peer-to-peer interaction and activities, reflective writing exercises, and community-based volunteer projects. Launched March 22, 2018.
Gender-specific curriculum for Young Women, Ages 12-18.
In conjunction with Dr. Emily Sahakian at the University of Georgia and THEA 5710/7710S Community Based Theatre course.
Service learning focused project, Community-based theatre, also known as theatre for social change, used Augusto Boal’s Theatre of the Oppressed techniques and study the hallmark troupes and artists of the field. Co-taught service-learning component, students led workshops at Coile Middle School (Athens, GA), the Parkview Community Center (Athens, GA), and other sites.
Basics in ensemble-based devised theatre centered on our teen populations. Practices explored: Viewpoints and Physical Theatre (Laban &Lecoq)
First launched in Fall 2018.
Virginia Theatre Association Annual Conference Norfolk, VA., October & November 2019
Governor’s School for the Arts College Fair
October 2018 & 2019
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Outline of workshops in current rotation and in-development.