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Below is a tentative schedule of workshops and events that will take place at the 71st annual SETC Convention in Louisville, KY. More events will be added leading up to the convention. Details are subject to change.

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Tuesday, February 25
 

12:00pm

4:30pm

 
Wednesday, February 26
 

8:00am

8:15am

9:00am

10:30am

12:00pm

1:30pm

3:00pm

4:00pm

5:30pm

6:00pm

7:00pm

8:00pm

8:30pm

 
Thursday, February 27
 

8:00am

9:00am

Removing Barriers Through Authentic Communications CC - LO 11Ceci Dadisman Vectorworks Viewports: From Concept to Construction CC - LO 10/14Sabrina Hykes-Davis Directing Interest Meeting CC - LO 27Rick St. Peter Thinking Theatrically: Putting Your Own Twist on Classic Disney Stories CC - LO 12Disney Theatrical Group KCACTF Region 4 Revealed: Structure, Operations and Opportunities CC - LO 23Joel Williams Dream On! Educational Touring for College Recruiting CC - LO 03Paul Crook Act the Song With Movement CC - Ballroom ALynn University Boost Your Shakespeare Monologue in Just One Session! CC - LO 01Timothy Mooney Repertory Improv: Theatre Without Books! CC - Ballroom CJames Cronin • Ben Owens • Robert Greene Transformation Into Fierceness CC - Ballroom BAnthony Alterio Collaborating With Disabled and Neurodiverse Artists CC - LO 19/15Brandon Bruce • Andrew Brown How to Create Professional Blocking Books for Early-Career Stage Managers CC - LO 13Jeffery Cochran Don't Go Broke: Budgeting and Financial Planning for Artists CC - LO 06Stephanie Slusser Healthy Tips for Managing Stress CC - LO 08Kathryn Rohe Interdisciplinary Studies: Opportunities for Costume Collaboration CC - LO 16Kelly James-Penot • Kristen Miller Zohn Key Plays: Life Changers CC - LO 02Steven Burch • Michael Howley • Kim Miller • John Nara Keynote Emerging Artists of Promise Meeting I LO 21/22Donald Fann Beyond Tracy Turnblad: Fat Women in Theatre Discussion CC - LO 20Claire Wilcher Working With Michael Chekhov's Artistic Frames CC - LO 09/05Lionel Walsh • Susan Cato-Chapman Musical Theatre Coaching Sessions CC - LO 30

9:30am

10:00am

10:15am

10:30am

Endowment/Development Committee Meeting CC - LO 23Amanda Nelson Thinking Beyond "The Model Is Broken": New Theatre Organizational Structures CC - LO 08Preston Lane • Katie O'Kelly Podcasting: Extending the Conversation CC - LO 16Padraic Lillis Design South: Costume Technology and Properties CC - LO 12Logan Reagan Sound Design for Musicals CC - LO 11Nicholas Drashner Sketching, Rendering and Model Making for the Theatre CC - LO 10/14J. Theresa Bush • Eric Abele • Lauren Roark • Jessica Gaffney • Christopher Pickart • Brian Scruggs • Michael Riha • Isaac Ramsey Auteur/Director/Designer Collaboration: Edinburgh Fringe Case Study CC - LO 07Kelley Schoger • Matt Reynolds What Rules You? A Director's Rules for Success CC - LO 27Paul Crook Laban and Chekhov: Shape and Psychological Gesture CC - Ballroom CJennifer Mizenko Sing Out, Louise! Singing and the Alexander Technique CC - Ballroom ALaura Matthews Exposition and Its Discontents: How to Write Exposition for Plays CC - LO 06Andrew Pederson Basics of Stage Management: What Beginners Need to Know CC - LO 13Julie A. Richardson • Russell Luke Activism Beyond Gender: A Non-Binary Framework for "Women's Theatre" CC - LO 20Jeni Benavides • Vanessa Becker Weig • Margaret McGladrey • Ellie Clark Carpe Diem! Start With Yourself! CC - LO 19/15Holly Kapusinski The Laws You Need to Know CC - LO 02Daniel Ellison Theatre for Youth Festival Performance: Huck Finn CC - Ballroom D-E Dance Prep: Preparation, Presentation & Career Planning CC - M 111Stephanie Swant Theatre Job Fair CC - Exhibit HallConstance Smith • April J'C Marshall

11:30am

12:00pm

The Art of Networking: Connecting With Professionals in Your Field CC - M 112Victoria Fisher • Esthere Strom • Steve Shelley Past Presidents Committee Meeting CC - LO 23David Wohl Scholarship Procedures Committee Meeting CC - LO 24Dean Slusser Organization Restructuring for Growing Organizations CC - LO 13Robert Thomas Costume Design Through Digital Rendering CC - LO 02Eric Abele Design South: Projections CC - LO 12Joseph Payne High Volume: Introduction to Achieving Voluminous Historic Hairstyles CC - LO 10/14Jeremy Bernardoni From College Student to Working Adult: Tips for Transitioning CC - LO 16Kathryn Rohe Portfolio Creation for Theatrical Designers and Technicians CC - LO 17/18Dale Pickard Looking for Normal: Stagecraft Practices at Small Colleges and Universities CC - LO 06Heather Sinclair • Karyn Heisig Storytelling in a Transitioning World: Diversifying Academia CC - LO 01Pamela Sears • Anna Filippo What Is Intimacy Direction? Intimate Insights CC - LO 11Allison Bibicoff Lecoq Training for Actors: Playing With Movement CC - Ballroom CDavid Gaines Stage Combat Panel CC - LO 27Andrew Ray Dancing Musical Theatre: Beyond Steps and Talent CC - Ballroom BAnnalee Tull The Thousand O's of Shakespeare CC - LO 03Ian Andersen Directing and Acting In-the-Round: An Exploration of Style and Its Rewards CC - LO 09/05Robert Parker Playwriting Interest Meeting CC - LO 08Laura King • Darren Michael Women+ in Theatre Interest Meeting CC - LO 04Rowen Haigh Making the Leap to Professional Theatre: When, How and Where to Start CC - LO 07Daniel Gordon • Erick Buckley Advanced Airbrushing: Working in Real Time Part 1 CC - LO 26Brad Darvas • Meghan Bernstein Design Portfolio Review CC - Exhibit HallMatthew Leckenbusch • Emily Strickland • Krista Franco • Kate Goodwin

1:00pm

Building a Program From the Basement Up CC - LO 16David Nisbet • Morgan Brooks Design South: Technical Direction CC - LO 12Thomas Fagerholm Light It Up: LEDs and Lighting in Costumes CC - LO 10/14Allison Amidei Seeing Old Things New: Re-Envisioning the Classics With Bold Design CC - LO 19/15Preston Lane • Katie O'Kelly • Anya Klepikov Directing Staged Readings as New Play Development CC - LO 27Neil David Seibel Not Just Song and Dance: The Relevancy of American Musicals CC - LO 11Stephanie Lindley • Noah Gray • Kevin Free Introduction to Intimacy for Educators CC - LO 09/05Daniel Granke • Jessica Morgan Dancer Vibes Only: Audition Workshop Just for DANCERS! CC - LO 06Stacy Gaudioso Dialect/Accent Work Using Advanced Meisner/Chekhov Technique CC - LO 03Richard Gang Norwegian Creative Studios Casting - Who We Are and How You Can Join Us CC - M 112Erika Holmes • Kai Carrier Wanna Arm Wrestle? Alexander Technique for Scene Partners CC - Ballroom ATommy Schoffler Big Choices: Clowning in Callbacks CC - Ballroom CMatthew Crider Sing Your Act Off CC - LO 04Denise Johnson New York to L.A.: The Business of Acting on the Coasts CC - LO 07Johnny Yoder • Ryan Chittaphong • Christa Jones Creating Character: More Transformational Tools and Methods for the Actor CC - Ballroom BSusanna Rinehart Demystifying Archetypal and Psychological Gesture CC - M 111Jeanine Henry • Kristen Cerelli Life After College: From Undergrad to the Profession With URTA CC - LO 08Brackley Frayer • Kristy Leigh Hall Parent and Working Artist: Solutions for Inclusion CC - LO 02Rowen Haigh • Molly Claassen • Johannah Maynard Edwards • Brittany Bodley • Maegan Azar

2:30pm

4:00pm

Publications Committee Meeting CC - LO 23J.K. Curry • Deanna Thompson Theatre for Youth Festival Critique CC - Ballroom L 07Laura Byland • Riley Braem Sensory-Friendly Theatre: Crafting an Inclusive Experience for All Ages CC - LO 16Johannah Maynard Edwards International Collaboration: Bringing Chilean Visual Theatre to the U.S. CC - LO 02Rachel Briley 3D Build Plans for Scenic Shops Using Vectorworks CC - LO 10/14Camden Simon Bring Color to Fabric With Nature: An Exploration of Eco Printing CC - L 06Elizabeth Davis Lighting for Dance CC - LO 11David Fillmore A Casting Conversation/RoundTable Discussion with the Professional Division CC - M 112Mark Catlett • Katie Proctor • Erika Holmes • Ginger Poole Teaching Stage Management: A Roundtable Discussion Part 2 CC - LO 21/22Stacy Blackburn Promoting Your School Theatre Program Using Social Media CC - LO 13Maria Karres-Williams Theatrical Literacy as Imaginative Ignition: Past Is Present Is Future CC - LO 20Susanna Rinehart Acting for the Camera: Quick Skills to Improve Now! CC - LO 01Peter Stone Audiobooks: Play ALL the Parts! CC - LO 03James Cronin • Julie McKay Connections and Intersections of Laban and Michael Chekhov CC - LO 19/15Tiza Garland Contemporary Stage Combat Techniques CC - Ballroom CRobert Aronowitz Climbing Uphill: Work Hard to Make Your Musical Theatre Audition Look Easy CC - LO 04Jennifer Arbogast Wilson • Maggie Williams Elements of Character: Earth, Air, Fire and Water CC - LO 09/05Neil David Seibel Shakespeare Monologue Jam Session: Bring 10 Lines CC - Ballroom ADoreen Bechtol "Yes, And" for Directors: Improv as a Tool for Text Analysis and Rehearsal CC - M 108Jennifer Goff Woke or the Great Awakening? Problem Plays in a Time of Great Sensitivity CC - LO 17/18Darren Michael

5:00pm

5:30pm

Embracing Inclusion: A Small Program Thinks BIG CC - LO 13Amy Guerin Beyond Grassroots: Scaling Up Your Arts Organization CC - LO 16Rowen Haigh • Johannah Maynard Edwards Engaging Students in Community Service Through Basic Costume Construction CC - LO 10/14Chalise Ludlow Design South: Scenic CC - LO 12Jonathon Taylor AdaptDeviZe: How to Make a Big Project a Manageable Script and Production CC - M 108Devair Jeffries • Nicole Dietze • Rhonda Jeffries • Bryanna Batts • Rodney McKeithan Directing Through the Chorus CC - LO 09/05Laura Matthews Never Schedule a Rehearsal on Mother's Day: Directing Children's Theatre CC - LO 27Rosina Whitfield KCACTF Respondent Training: Speaking to Young Artists (Part 1) CC - LO 07Joel Williams Reaching Back: A Collaboration to Breathe New Life Into Past Voices CC - LO 11Constance Smith • Rachel West • Jeremy Floyd • Mike Kasper • Patricia Skarbinski Acting and Singing With Archetypes: Singer-Actor Training CC - Ballroom CBill Adams Muppets & Marvel & Mice, Oh My! Casting Q&A With Feld Entertainment CC - LO 04Ryan Cowles Musical Improvisation CC - Ballroom ARex Knowles • Sherry Landrum Actor’s Identity: How to Be Genuine in a World Full of Fakes CC - LO 01Amy Dunlap Consent in Performance CC - LO 19/15Daniel Granke • Jessica Morgan Improv and Acting From Stage to Screen CC - LO 02Blake Babbitt The Stella Adler Studio of Acting Workshop CC - LO 03Johnny Yoder • Ryan Chittaphong • Christa Jones SETC Screening Auditions Coordinator Meeting CC - LO 23Marci Duncan

6:00pm

7:00pm

12:00am

 
Friday, February 28
 

7:30am

8:00am

8:30am

9:00am

Opportunities to Engage: Leadership and SETC CC - LO 28Tiza Garland Appropriate Appropriation? The Use of Cultural Appropriation in Costuming CC - LO 11Ivan Ingermann CNC Router Techniques and Tools: I Bought a CNC Router; Now What? CC - LO 27John Mullican • Avery Hunt Vectorworks for Master Electricians CC - LO 10/14Yu (Leo) Lei Lighting Design Paperwork Tips and Tricks CC - LO 16Aaron Mooney Director/Designer Collaboration CC - LO 07Richard St. Peter • Tony Hardin • Tim Davis • Steven Koehler Clown Combat: Investigating the Techniques of Slapstick CC - Ballroom CBrandon Sterrett • Zechariah Pierce Teaching Theatre Appreciation Online CC - LO 23E. Bert Wallace Women in Higher Ed: Discovering and Perfecting Your Ideal "Role" CC - LO 02Christianne Roll • Valerie Accetta • Nancy Wolfgang Curiouser and Curiouser: Devising Alice! CC - M 108R Cliff Thompson • Brandyn Graves Advanced Musical Theatre Dance CC - Ballroom AStacy Alley Presence and the Art of Voice-Over: Part 1 CC - LO 20Lesley Mendenhall Regional to National: Building a Career From the Mid-Markets to the Majors CC - LO 03James Cronin • Patrick Cronin • Daniel Hill • Julie McKay Song Stories: A Different Kind of Musical Theatre Acting Workshop CC - LO 04John Bell Book That Commercial! CC - LO 01Reis McCormick Partner Characterization: A Text-Free Approach to Creating Character CC - Ballroom BBob Shryock Pumice Clay Character Mask-Making for Commedia Work CC - LO 06Jon Liebetrau • Lisa Streett-Liebetrau • Dwight Camillucci Walking a Tabletop Puppet CC - LO 17/18Robin Vest • Tom Burch Stage Fright! Tips to Calm Down and Show Your Talent CC - M 111Linda Brennan Creating Engaging Stage Management Portfolios and Presentations CC - LO 13Ken White Equipping Theatre Artists as Faith-Filled Servants: Brainstorm (Part 1) CC - LO 19/15Tenika Dye Burgess Keynote Emerging Artists of Promise Meeting II LO 21/22Donald Fann College/University Unconference & Networking Part 1 CC - LO 08Kevin Kern • Robert Homer-Drummond Musical Theatre Coaching Sessions CC - LO 30 Theatre Job Fair CC - Exhibit HallConstance Smith • April J'C Marshall

10:00am

10:30am

State President, Representative and Executive Director Roundtable CC - LO 24Jeff Gibson • Susie Prueter Click.Click.Done. Must-Have Google Analytics Settings and Reports CC - LO 16Ceci Dadisman • Drew McManus Costume Character Creation Simplified CC - LO 04Michele Dormaier • Rebecca Huguet Working With LED Tape: A Technical Director's Approach CC - LO 11John Forsman So You Want to Tour? Learn About Life on the Road and How to Start CC - L 03Evan Rooney Give Your Production More Punch: How Directors Shape the Dramatic Action CC - M 108John Gulley A Project-Based Approach to Introductory Theatre Classes CC - LO 17/18Jeffrey Kean • Mark Creter Associated Colleges of the South Member Meeting CC - LO 23Florida State University • Matthew Hallock Small Theatre Program Committee Meeting CC - LO 21/22Kim Miller Highlights From Theatre Symposium 28: Theatre and Citizenship CC - LO 10/14Andrew Gibb • Chase Bringardner • Sarah McCarroll • Alexa Nunn A Shakespeare Monologue Is Outrageous! Speaking the Speech for Beginners CC - LO 01Herb Parker An Insider's Guide to Booking Film and TV CC - LO 02Gabrielle Berberich • Brett Goldstein • Greg Chwerchak Laban-ize Your Monologue CC - Ballroom CMargaret Buckner Presence and the Art of Voice-Over: Part 2 CC - LO 20Lesley Mendenhall If You Push Me, I Will Slap You Silly: Unarmed Stage Combat CC - Ballroom ADavid Woolley Take 1: The Art of the Self-Tape CC - LO 07Illinois Wesleyan University Tattoos? No Problem! Methods for Covering and Applying Tattoos for Theatre CC - LO 27Christina Johnson • Cathleen O'Neal 8 Hacks to Being a Better Improviser CC - LO 09/05George Younts 14 Tips for Submitting Your Plays CC - LO 06Nancy Gall-Clayton The Stage Management Team: Roles of the SM/ASM CC - LO 13Julie A. Richardson Equipping Theatre Artists as Faith-Filled Servants: Action Plan (Part 2) CC - LO 19/15Tenika Dye Burgess Dance Prep: Preparation, Presentation & Career Planning CC - M 111Stephanie Swant

11:30am

12:00pm

Theatre Symposium Interest Meeting CC - LO 24E. Bert Wallace I'm From the Government, and I'm Here to Help — Seriously! CC - LO 07Miah Michaelsen Acting for Healthcare Sciences CC - LO 10/14Erik DeCicco • Kathleen Kavanagh Higher Education and Professional Theatre Collaboration at Its Best! CC - LO 27Jaclyn Faircloth • Anthony Rodriguez Design South: Costumes CC - LO 12Victoria Elise Depew Embrace the Plastic: Painting 3D-Printed Set Models CC - LO 17/18David Carter Lighting Load-In Prep for Beginning Master Electricians CC - LO 23Terri Becker Creative Sound Creation: Building Sound Design From Found Objects CC - LO 09/05Carolyn Conn Directing the Transition: Owning Your Authorial Content CC - LO 08Jennifer Shouse Toward an Intersectional Feminist Directing Practice Part II CC - LO 19/15Rowen Haigh • Molly Claassen • Johannah Maynard Edwards • Rachel Blackburn The Body Never Lies: Blocking Strategies for Beginning Directors CC - M 108Stuart Brown Geek Theatre: Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Dystopias and Superheroes in Drama CC - LO 11Will Lowry • Kevin Frazier • Melpomene Katakalos Movement and Physical Theatre Interest Group CC - LO 03Andrew Ray Musical Theatre Interest Meeting CC - LO 04Nancy Wolfgang • Susie Pike Connecting to Character With Dialects! CC - Ballroom ALinda Brennan It Takes More Than Hustle: Finding Success in the Southeast TV/Film Business CC - LO 02Susan Reid • Mary Emily Deal • Angelica Lawrence Motion Elicits Emotion: Rethinking Physical and Emotional Relationship CC - Ballroom CEmma Denson • James Matheny Instant Playwriting: Trusting Yourself to Enter the Moment CC - LO 06Ivan Fuller Immersive Theatre Tech and Performance for Stage Managers and Directors CC - LO 13Julie A. Richardson • Molly Donahue • Jerre Brisky Cultural Diversity Interest Group CC - LO 01Kyla Kazuschyk The Girl Project Starter Pack CC - LO 20Jeni Benavides • Vanessa Becker Weig • Margaret McGladrey • Ellie Clark It's All in the Timing CC - LO 16Karli Henderson Advanced Airbrushing: Working in Real Time Part 2 CC - LO 26Brad Darvas • Meghan Bernstein

12:15pm

12:30pm

1:00pm

Connecting With Community Through Programming and Partnerships CC - LO 16Jenna Elser • Christian Elser Scaling Your Theatrical Product CC - LO 08Johannah Maynard Edwards • Matthew Blevins • Lauren Van Hemert Design South: Sound CC - LO 12Nicholas Drashner Mother Nature’s Rainbow: Natural Dyeing for Theatrical Costumes CC - LO 17/18Melanie Harris • Marie Quintero Rendering Costumes Straight Into SketchBook CC - LO 11Edith Carnley Mindfulness and Self-Care During the Tech Process for Human Sustainability CC - LO 19/15Ariadne Calvano Steal Like a Director: La MaMa Umbria International Symposium for Directors CC - LO 27Tosha Fowler • Sarah Provencal • Karin Hendricks Small Theatre Support Group CC - LO 21/22Kim Miller Directing Pedagogy: Methods for Teaching Directors CC - LO 23Molly Claassen Fire the Canon! Diversifying the Academic Theatre Repertoire CC - LO 07Amy Guerin • Jennifer Luck • Ellen Peck • Chalethia Williams • Gaye Jeffers • Joy Diaz Accent Reduction for Native Southern Speakers CC - LO 03Matthew Ferrell Commitment in Non-Realistic Performance: Visceral Imagery CC - LO 09/05Pamela Sears Meisner Acting: Living in the Moment CC - LO 01Gary Kingston Moving Inside the Box CC - M 111Jason Tate Fabulous Fosse CC - Ballroom AKristin Dowdy Gestures: Let the Text and Accompaniment Be Your Guide CC - LO 04Luvada Harrison Rubber Chicken Improv Festival for Fun and Profit CC - Ballroom CTonya Hays • Heather Johnson Juggling 101: Juglito Ergo Sum CC - M 108Michael Williams Writing the Good Read: Aspiring Screenwriters' Questions Answered CC - LO 06Charles Pogue “Wait, I Have Something for That!" The Stage Manager Kit CC - LO 13Julie A. Richardson Making Memories Beyond Generations: Cross-School Research and Performance CC - LO 02Connie Hecker • Logan Polson • Allie Kopp • Lauren Gabler • Stefania Smith • Elizabeth Krantz • Catherine Cashion • Jenny Kurlej • Calista Kern-Lyons • Emma Jane Maurer • Ashley Rooney Nationalism and Its Dangers CC - LO 10/14Steven Burch • Charles Harmon • Gale Temple Quo Vadis: The Christian Theatre Artist in the 21st Century CC - LO 20Scott Hayes • Amy Dunlap • Michael Hill-Kirkland • Andy Geffken • Joseph Frost Playwright's Corner CC - LO 28Laura King

2:30pm

4:00pm

Audio Description: Welcome Audience Members Who Are Blind CC - LO 16Joel Snyder 3D Scanning and Printing for Wearable Items CC - LO 17/18Robert Berls Design South: Lighting CC - LO 12Maranda DeBusk • Will Lowry • Kevin Frazier • Miriah Borden Summer Stock Design/Tech: Do! Don't! and Why? CC - LO 27Darren Levin • Amber Marisa Cook • Christopher Haug Theatrical Intimacy Education for Costume Designers and Technicians CC - LO 10/14J. Theresa Bush Calling All Directors: Four Ways to Work With Actors CC - LO 08Stephen Gundersheim Expanding Michael Chekhov: Exploring Intersections With Other Techniques CC - M 108Christie Maturo • Paul Hurley Conversation With a Disney Casting Director: Audition Tips CC - M 112Mark Catlett Developing Characters for the Sketch Comedy Audition CC - LO 19/15Canedy Knowles Improv for the Ensemble: Exploring Group Mind Through Sound and Movement CC - Ballroom CTavish Forsyth Voice and Speech Interest Meeting CC - L 03Ryan Long • Rebecca Covey Actor’s Perfect Package: Bulletproof Auditions for Success Today CC - LO 02J. Winters Belting With Freedom to Keep Your Voice Healthy CC - LO 04Matt Edwards Inspired Acting: Playing With the Fantastic CC - M 111Lionel Walsh • Meaghen Quinn Writing for Children and Winning Their Adults CC - LO 06Alaska Vance Differences in Stage Management Across the Pond CC - LO 11Karen Baker • Ian Evans Applied Theatre Interest Group CC - LO 01Tenika Dye Burgess Practical Mentorship for Women+ in Theatre CC - LO 13Rowen Haigh • Molly Claassen • Johannah Maynard Edwards • Brittany Bodley Storytelling Through Bharatanatyam: South Indian Classical Dance CC - Ballroom AAkila Iyer • Shyama Iyer Theatre for Youth Division Meeting CC - LO 07Riley Braem Zero to Brand in 60 Seconds: How to Build Your Brand CC - LO 20Talon Beeson Publications Committee/Southern Theatre Editorial Board Meeting CC - LO 24J.K. Curry • Deanna Thompson College/University Unconference & Networking Part 2 CC - LO 09/05Kevin Kern • Robert Homer-Drummond

4:30pm

4:45pm

5:30pm

Finding Funds: Working Together to Locate Friends and Cultivate Support CC - LO 03David Balthrop • Lucy Love Designing for Devised Theatre CC - LO 16Casey Watkins Outside the Box Thinking in Theatre Production CC - LO 11Franklin deCelle • David Glenn Ready Stagehand One: How to Start Building a Scenery Robot CC - LO 28Thomas Fagerholm Blood and Tattoo Effects for Stage: Create That Bad Boy Look for Your Show CC - LO 07Gary Weatherly Introduction to Dance Lighting CC - LO 13Aaron Mooney The Foundation of Fantastical Faces CC - LO 17/18Sarah Berland Getting Your Costumes in a Row: Wardrobe Paperwork to Ensure Smooth Sailing CC - LO 27Meaghan Carlo Shining Your Stars: Troubleshooting Actor Problems as a Director CC - LO 08Ryan Long • Michael Wainstein Building a Strong Ensemble: Quickly Creating a Safe Space to Experiment CC - M 108Jemma Levy Gandersheim: A New Play About Women+ in Theatre CC - LO 02Scott Hayes • Amy Dunlap Theatre Goes to Mars: How Theatre and Systems Engineering Collaborate CC - LO 10/14Amy Guerin Masculinity in Musical Theatre: Crafting Characters Performing Masculinity CC - Ballroom AStephen Tabor Actor's Crash Course: Filmmaking CC - LO 01Greg Chwerchak Storytelling in Motion: Creating Ensemble Through Movement CC - Ballroom CKelley Schoger Practice Better to Perform Better: Training the Musical Theatre Singer CC - LO 04Charlie Gilbert • D'Arcy Webb In Someone Else's Skin: Practicing Empathy to Create Stageable Writing CC - LO 19/15Tori Averett Creative Solutions for Stage Managers CC - LO 20Julie A. Richardson • Stacy Blackburn • Jeffery Cochran • Karen Baker • George Hamrah • Cherrie Sciro National Meeting Alpha Psi Omega/Delta Psi Omega CC - M 112

6:00pm

7:00pm

7:15pm

8:00pm

10:00pm

 
Saturday, February 29
 

8:00am

9:00am

Secondary School Festival Debrief CC - LO 07Elaine Malone Email Marketing Makeover CC - LO 16Ceci Dadisman Putting Together a Touring Show for Schools and Community Organizations CC - LO 02Rosina Whitfield Design & Technology Committee and Interest Meeting CC - LO 01Matthew Leckenbusch • Emily Strickland • Krista Franco • Kate Goodwin Aging Made Easy CC - LO 03Gene Flaharty Collaborative Goal Setting for Theatre Directors CC - LO 17/18Amy White Musical Makers: Integrating Devised Music Theatre Into Performance Training CC - LO 06Jeremiah Downes Seven Simple Steps to a Sensory-Friendly Production CC - LO 10/14Matthew Belopavlovich What to Do With Trauma: Performing Arts Program and Instructor Response CC - LO 11Dana Branson • Monica Radu Pedagogies of Playwriting CC - LO 12David Beach • Laura King • Kimberly Patterson Act Like It's Your Business: Branding and Marketing Skills for Artists CC - LO 27Jonathan Flom Meisner and the Miller Voice Method: An "in the Moment" Warm-Up CC - M 108Andrew Bryce Transforming the Face: Crafting Characters From the Neck Up CC - LO 04Erin Parsons Trusting Impulse: An Introduction to Physical Freedom on Stage CC - Ballroom CDustin Whitehead African Diasporic Dance Styles of Broadway CC - Ballroom BMadia Cooper-Ashirifi The Magical Moment Before CC - LO 09/05Rebecca Covey • Lesley-Ann Timlick You Can Juggle! An Actor's Juggling Primer CC - Ballroom ASam Wallace Let's Improvise! Creative Physical Solutions to Staging and Text Interpretation CC - M 104Kathy Morath Musical Journeys: The Musical Workshop for Secondary Students and Educators CC - M 107Susan Pike • Harry Culpepper Digital Prompt Books for Stage Managers CC - LO 13Shawn Paul Evans Keynote Emerging Artists of Promise Meeting III LO 21/22Donald Fann SETC Young Scholars Panel Presentation CC - LO 08Sarah McCarroll What Do You Want From Me?! What Colleges Are Looking For CC - LO 20Rachel Black • Jacob Allen • Marianne Phelps Creating New Theatre: Engaging the Personal and Political CC - LO 19/15Dan Bacalzo Design Competition: Displays Open CC - Exhibit HallMatthew Leckenbusch • Emily Strickland • Krista Franco • Kate Goodwin Theatre Job Fair CC - Exhibit HallConstance Smith • April J'C Marshall

10:00am

10:30am

Mapping Gender Parity CC - LO 17/18Rowen Haigh Inclusive Costuming, Hair and Makeup CC - LO 06Shondrika Moss-Bouldin • Allison Amidei • Kyla Kazuschyk • Hali Hutchinson Make That Picture Move: Effective Use of Projection Design in Production CC - LO 10/14Cody Stockstill Making Gobos With No Budget CC - LO 21/22Terri Becker Collaboration in the Digital Age CC - LO 27Sarah Maines Secondary School Interest Group CC - LO 07Elaine Malone • Cody Willets Ways to Start a Children's Theatre Program at Your College or University CC - LO 11Kim Correll Auditioning for Corporate Entertainment CC - M 112Katie Proctor Delving Deeper Into Shakespeare Using the First Folio CC - Ballroom CPaul Hurley Simple Clarity in Performance: The Lecoq Approach CC - LO 09/05David Gaines Training Today's Action Actor CC - M 108Andrew Ray • Robert Aronowitz • Jason Tate Wake Up Your Resonators! CC - M 107Anne Swedberg • Brittany Bara Five Common Unarmed Combat Skills for the Stage CC - Ballroom ACaitlyn Herzlinger Living in the Song and Dance CC - Ballroom BGeneral Hambrick Taking the Mystery out of Auditioning CC - LO 01Illinois Wesleyan University “Ding It” Before You Sing It: Song Analysis for Singing Actors CC - LO 04Charlie Gilbert • D'Arcy Webb Mental Health and the Character Within Us CC - M 104Joe Hernandez • Philip Searcy Playwriting Intensive: Generating Vivid, Dynamic and Memorable Characters CC - LO 20Jeff Day Transitioning to Digital Stage Management: You Want to Use an App for THAT? CC - LO 13Shawn Paul Evans • Ken White Testimony Reminiscence Project: Uniting Seniors and Students as Family CC - LO 19/15Scott Hayes History/Theory/Lit/Crit Interest Group CC - LO 08Sarah McCarroll • Steven Burch

11:30am

12:00pm

Difficult Conversations: Classic Musical Theatre and the Modern Audience CC - LO 07Jenna Elser • Lisa Odom Arts Marketing on TikTok: A Beginner’s Guide CC - LO 20Shawn Ward • Emily Pritchard Vulnerability, Love Languages, and How They Impact the Team CC - M 104Sarah Chandler • Liz Haynes So, You Want to Be a Department Chair? CC - LO 02David Hartmann The Colder Side of Dyeing: Using Ice to Dye Fabrics CC - LO 17/18Cynthia Overton Theatrical Unions: Stage Managers, Designers and Stage Hands CC - LO 13Jeffery Cochran Directing Strategies: Conversation and Questions CC - LO 27Herb Parker • Bruce Speas • Richard St. Peter • Stephanie Earl Collaborating With Student Designers CC - LO 10/14David Navalinsky Filling the Gaps: Students From Novice to Beyond Advanced in the Scene Shop CC - LO 11Ryan Patterson Directing Disability in the Classroom CC - LO 09/05Matt Greenberg Auditioning: Self-Tape Like a Pro CC - LO 01Peter Stone Creating the Soul of the Play: Chekhov's Atmospheres CC - Ballroom CPaul Hurley How to Hustle and Make a Life for Yourself in Professional Theatre CC - LO 12Karen Sabo Linklater Voice and Laban Movement CC - Ballroom ALynnae Lehfeldt • Roxanne Wellington • Anne Swedberg Out of Your Head!: Vocal Tactics to Open Up Any Performance or Monologue CC - Ballroom BNathaniel McIntyre Vocalizing the Body/Physicalizing the Voice: Integration Techniques CC - M 108Kylene Stephens • Julie Lyn Barber Being Alive: The Journey of a Song CC - LO 04Chelsea Nicholson Remembering Kathi: The Importance of Female Mentors in Theatre CC - LO 19/15Adanma Barton • Megan Burnett Oberammergau Passion Play: World's Longest Running Religious Play CC - LO 16Sam Wallace Theatre Etiquette 101: Behavior Tips to Get Rehired CC - LO 08Matt Reynolds

1:00pm

Project Compassion: A Game Confronting Genocide CC - M 108Stephen Davis Strategic Planning Committee Meeting CC - LO 21/22Maegan Azar Arts Administration Interest Group CC - LO 20Dominic Yeager A Bloody Good Time! Effects for Stage and Film CC - LO 13Jennifer Baker Costume High Tech! CC - LO 16Victoria Elise Depew Music-Inspired Design: Free Your Creativity! CC - LO 09/05Kyla Kazuschyk • Suellen da Costa Coelho • Emma Arends KCACTF Respondent Training: Speaking to Young Artists (Part 2) CC - LO 07Joel Williams The Student Has Become the Teacher: Transitioning From Student to Professor CC - LO 27Rebecca Huguet • Dylan Bollinger • Todd Siff • Christine Connolly • Lauren Carlton • Bill West-Davis Acting and Auditioning for Anime Voice-Overs CC - LO 10/14Leraldo Anzaldua Joining Forces: Contact Improvisation for Everyone CC - Ballroom CTodd Fisher • Christine Fisher My Career Year: 12 Steps to Booking Your Best Jobs Yet CC - LO 03J. Winters Let's Get Musical! Phrasing Tips to Take Your Singing to the Next Level CC - LO 04Matt Edwards Motion Capture Performance CC - Ballroom AAndrew Ray Partnering Basics: Salsa and Social Dance for the Stage CC - Ballroom BBrianna Larson How to Make Cold Reading Auditions Sizzle CC - LO 19/15Ashley Butler Dive Into Devising: Interpreting Non-Theatrical Media CC - M 104Carrigan O'Brian Mind and Body on Stage: Getting Actors' Bodies in Sync With Their Brains CC - M 107Dan Buck The Power of Partnerships in New Play Development and Production CC - LO 01Idris Goodwin • Derek Green • Pamela DiPasquale Stage Management Interest Meeting CC - LO 17/18Stacy Blackburn • Karen Baker A Grassroots Guide to Great Theatre: Making Something out of Nothing CC - LO 08Maranda DeBusk • Shelby Mays • Joel Coady Musical Scene Study on Film CC - LO 12Tom Alsip Religion & Theatre Interest Group CC - LO 02Scott Hayes Why Choose a Community College Theatre Program CC - LO 11Michael Williams • Christopher Flynn • Jessica Gaffney Playwright's Corner CC - LO 28Laura King

2:30pm

3:30pm

4:00pm

6:30pm

7:00pm

8:00pm

10:00pm

 
Sunday, March 1
 

9:00am