Doctoral Candidate in Education Leadership, anticipated graduation December 2008.
Bachelor Degree in English, December 2000
University of Exeter-Devonshire, England, UK
Master of Fine Arts in Directing Shakespeare, September 2002.
MFA project/thesis: Richard II: A Love Story
Graduate with Distinction (top student in college)
The Steppenwolf School.
Actor's training program with Jeff Perry, founding member of the Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Chicago.
Movement training with Kim Rubenstein of the Long Wharf professional theatre, Connecticut.
Improvisational training with David Razinsky of Chicago's Second City Improvisational Troupe.
The Globe Theatre, London
Voice and Diction training with Stewart Pearce
Stage Combat training with Glynn Macdonald
Clowning and interpretive training with Mark Rylance
Movement and wordplay with Graham Christopher
Royal Shakespeare Company.
Performance and interpretation with Clare Venables
Understanding text with Peter W. Thomson
Acting Courses (Including acting for film, dialects, auditioning, and styles)
Christopher McCullough, Lesley Wade - University of Exeter
Barta Heiner, Ivan Crosland, David Morgan, Laurie Harrop-Purser - Brigham Young University
Christopher Main - University of Exeter
David Morgan, DC Wright, Ted Sharon - Brigham Young University
Directed for NorthCoast Rep (San Diego), Hyde Park Players (London), Roborough Studio (Exeter), Utah Valley University (Orem), Scera Theatre (Orem), Hale Center Theatre (Orem), Brigham Young University (Provo) Provo Theatre Company (Provo), ARTE (Provo)
Film: Stalking Santa, Brigham City, Saints and Soldiers