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Laura L. Sligh


 

Multidisciplinary Artist, Director, Arts Educator, Visual and Performance Artist

3320 Rueckert Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland,21214, 410-294-0434

https//llsligh.com, Email: llsligh1@gmail.com, Email: lsligh@mica.edu


 

AREAS of EXPERTISE

Mixed Media Artist, Director, Performer, Theater, Playwright, Vocalist

 

EDUCATION

2020            Master of Fine Arts in Community Arts   

           Maryland Institute of Art, Baltimore, Maryland     

2019            College Teaching of Art Certificate

            Maryland Institute of Art, Baltimore, Maryland     

1998            Bachelor of Art, in Performance,

             Morgan State University, Baltimore Maryland      

1995            Allen Lee Huge Fellowship, in Stage Management           

            Arena Stage, Washington DC 

 

SCHOLARSHIPS and AWARDS

2018-2020        Community Arts Merit Scholarship 

 

PANELS

2020            Independent Artist Awards Panelist                                Maryland  State Arts Council,  Baltimore, Maryland

2020            The Ambassador Arts Center Project

1997-2007        Omega Psi Phi Panelist

            Talent Search, Baltimore, Maryland

 

RADIO APPEARANCES

2020            The Artist Exchange

2020            Black Box Radio



 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2020            Graduate Exhibition

            Decker Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

2020            Community Arts Exhibition

            Hurwitz Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

2019            Red Lines

            Sheila and Richard Riggs Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

2019            Blurred Lines

            Jones Apartments, Baltimore, Maryland

2016            Mars                                       

            Mica Place Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland 

2018             National Association of Schools of Art and Design Exhibition                          Lazarus Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

2019            Master of Art, Teaching, and Master of Fine Art and             

            Community Art Exhibition                                                               Hurwitz Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland                            


 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

1998 -2020  Community Awareness and Development

  • The writing and development of written works of art 

  • The writing of dialogue that gives voice to the disenfranchised 

  • The writing of community-based scripts and or monologues                    

 

2020    Who Am I?. Black Box Theater, Baltimore, Maryland

  • Author

  • Director

  • Producer

  • Sound, Costume and Light Designer

 

2017 - Present  Resident Theater Teaching Artist,  SINGLE CARROT THEATER, Baltimore, 

Maryland                                                                                                                                 

  • Development of Curriculum for an Arts Integration Program

  • Secured and developed properties for performances

  • Writing and development of scripts that pertained to the integration of students curriculum

  • Coordinated school – performances

  • Directed all performances, and conducted after school/ and evening rehearsals for students and adults

  • Ordered, operated and maintained all technical equipment

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs for various arts programs

 

2016   Performer, CREATIVE ALLIANCE, “Vagina Monologues”  Baltimore, Maryland

 

2014-2016   Soloist, FLORIDA AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH, Washington DC            

      

2012 -2015  Stage Manager, BALTIMORE CITY DANCE SYMPOSIUM, Baltimore, Maryland  

     

2012-2019   Lead Instructor, JOHN CASABLANCA, Timonium, Maryland                       

 

  • Interviewed and hired instructors

  • Trained instructors

  • Introduced new performers to basic acting skills

  • Introduced  makeup  for  modeling and stage

  • Researched and developed monologues

2010   Performer, EUBIE BLAKE CENTER  (Cabaret Players) Baltimore Maryland           

    

2010   Director, BLACKMEN INC., “Color Blind”                                                                                                  

  • Casting and rehearsal

  • Coordinated technical aspects of program, lights, sound, costumes, and wig design             

2008 – 2018 Drama Instructor/ Director, YOUNG ARTIST TRAINING TO ACHIEVE

                     Baltimore, Maryland 

  • Develop curriculum for students in grades  PreK – 6th 

  • Formulate  and develop scripts for productions

  • Coordinate with the appropriate staff for all necessary programs and event support services

  • Maintain, design, and construct  all costumes, wigs, stage sets,  and audiovisuals:

  • “Shrek”            2017           

  • “Space Pirates”          2016

  • “Seussical”              2015

  • “Snow White”          2014

  • “The Great Ghost Chase”     2014

  • “The Wiz”               2012

  • “ The Pied Piper”          2010

  • “Green and Blue”          2009

  • “Kidsville USA”               2008                                                                                                                                                       

 

2003    Director, “Maffa” Fire in My Bones” Baltimore, Maryland       

  • Secure, formulate and develop scripts for production

  • Casting and rehearsal

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs including costumes and wigs

  • Secure, formulate and develop scripts for productions

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs including costumes and wigs                                                                                                             

2004   Director, KNOX PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, “Maffa” Second Coming, Baltimore,           

Maryland                                                                                       

  • Secure, formulate  and develop scripts for productions

  • Casting and rehearsal

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs including costumes and wigs

2005    Stage Manager, COPPIN STATE UNIVERSITY, “The Wiz”, Baltimore, Maryland  

 

2005   Performer, NATIONAL BLACK THEATER FESTIVAL “South House”    

Winston-Salem, NC    

 

2006 -2010 Soloist, TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN, Baltimore, Maryland                                 

 

2000 – Present  Freelance Director/ Instructor/Performer, Baltimore, Maryland 

  • Coordinated school-wide winter and spring performances

  • Maintained budget allotment for theatre programs

  • Developed arts-based partnerships with Baltimore City Public Schools

  • Directed all performances, and conducted after school/ and evening rehearsals for students and adults

  • Ordered, operated and maintained all technical equipment

  • Developed  fundraising program

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs for various arts programs

 1993 – 2006  Long Term Substitute Teacher, BALTIMORE CITY SCHOOLS   Baltimore,  

  • Performed daily classroom duties i.e. history, music, science

  • Developed and implemented lesson plans

  • Provided parent-teacher conferences as requested

  • Responsible for inputting student grades into Baltimore City’s Engrade grading system

2007- 2012   Director, Baltimore City Schools, Baltimore, Maryland 

 

  • Developed curriculum for students of all ages 

  • Provided various arts-based educational partnerships

  • Implemented cultural activities, and awareness

  • Coordinated with the appropriate staff  for the planning and implementing of  productions

  • Arranged off-site field trips and performances

  • Purchased and maintained all stage equipment.                                                                          

  • Secure, formulate  and develop scripts for productions

  • Casting

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs including costumes and wigs:

  • “Oliver”                  2012

  • “Snow White”             2012

  • “Santa Who”                2011

  • “Little Town of Christmas”        2011

  • “Once on This Island”                    2011  

  • “Mother Goose “             2011         

  •  Night Before Christmas”             2010 

  • “Christmas at the Mall”              2010

  • “My Life”                2010

  • “The Wiz”                             2010 

  • “African Story Tales”                     2010                                                                                                                                                                      

  • “Miss Scrooge”                         2009       

  • “Bah Humbug”                              2009                                                                                                                                                     

  • “The Pied Piper”                            2009                   

  •  “Life”                                             2009                                                                                                                                                                          

  • “Christmas Town”                           2008 

  • “Santa’s Spectacles”                     2008  

  • “Parents Just Don’t Understand”   2008       

  • “Thumbelina”                                 2008     

  • “Jingle Bells Jury”                        2007

  • “Last Stop till Christmas”               2007 

 

1998 -2000   Theater Teacher,  EUBBIE BLAKE AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM                                                       Baltimore, Maryland       

  • Secure, formulate  and develop scripts for productions

  • Casting and rehearsal

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs including costumes and wigs

 

1992 – 2007 Director of Theater (Perk – 12th), ARENA PLAYERS YOUTH THEATER,

                     Baltimore, Maryland

  • Developed curriculum for students of all ages 

  • Provided various arts-based educational partnerships

  • Implemented cultural activities, and awareness

  • Coordinated with the appropriate staff  for the planning and implementing of  yearly productions

  • Arranged off-site field trips and performances

  • Purchased and maintained all stage equipment.

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs including costumes and wigs

  • Teaching of vocal music and vocal coaching

  •  “The Island of Dr. Moreau”                2007   

  • “Spring Showcase”                    2007           

  • “Black History Show”                2007                 

  • “Alice in Wonderland”                2007

  • “Hey World”                        2007       

  • “Black History Show”                2006

  • “Spring Showcase”                    2006

  • “Oz”                            2006

  • “Flapper”                          2006 

  • “Black History Show”                2005

  • “Listen”                        2005   

  • “Alice in Wonderland”                2005

  • “Little Shop of Horrors”                 2005  

  • “The 12 Days of Christmas”            2005

  • “Black History Show”                2004

  • “Spring Showcase”                    2004

  • “The Pink Dragon”                    2004

  • “Mother Goose Incorporated”              2004

  • “The Night Before Christmas”            2004

  • “Black History Show”                 2003

  • “Cinderella’s Glass Slipper”             2003

  • “Grease”                                  2003

  • “Little Scrooge”                    2003

  • “Black History Show”                  2002

  • “The Wiz”                        2002                                                                  

  • “Believe”                            2002     

  • “Black History Show”                                2001 

  • “Spring Showcase”                          2001

  •  “The Real Story of Red Riding Hood”         2001                                          

  • “Christmas Carol”                       2001   

  • “Black History Show”                2000

  • “Who am I”                        2000

  • “The Magical Land of Oz”                2000                                                          

  • “Miss Scrooge”                                                2000  

  • “Black History Show”                 1999        

  • “Once Upon a Time”                  1999                                                         

  • “Fairy Tale Network”                 1999

  • “It’s a Wonderful Life”                   1999

  • Shades”                         1998

  • “Thumbelina”                                                  1998  

  • “Cats”, Stage Manager                1998                                              

  • “A Mall and the Night Visitor”               1998

  • “Black History Show”                  1997                                                   

  • “Lagoon”                                        1997                                                     

  • “The Jungle Book” ”                               1997

  • “Lion King”, Stage Manager            1997                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

  • “Missing Choir of Soda Springs”             1997  

  • “Black History Show”                      1997                                                                                                               

  • “Black History Show”                   1996                                       

  • “Welcome to Bedside Manner”              1996                                                    

  •  “Kaysville USA”                                  1996  

  • “Westside Story”, Stage Manager            1996

  • “The Great Christmas Strike”               1996 

  • “The Magic in Me”                                     1995                                

  • “Little Town of Christmas”                  1995

  • “The Magic in Me”                                     1995                                

  • “Little Town of Christmas”                  1995

  • “The Bremen Town Musicians”  ”                 1994                                               

  • “Scrooge”                                     1994                                          

  • “The Wiz:”, Vocal coach/Wigs and Makeup         1993 

  • “Legend of Santa Pig”                    1993

  • “Little Shop of Horrors”,                 1992


 

Wig, Makeup and Costume Design

 

2007   Wig and Makeup Design, COPPIN STATE UNIVERSITY, “Dreamgirls”, Baltimore,     

            Maryland

 

1998   Wig and Makeup Design, OPERA NORTH, “La Boheme”, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania   

 

1997   Wig and Makeup Design, OPERA NORTH, “The Marriage of Figaro” Philadelphia, 

           Pennsylvania   

 

1996    Wigs and Makeup Design, ARENA PLAYERS “Dreamgirls”                                                              

           Baltimore, Maryland 

 

1995   Wigs and Makeup Design, ARENA PLAYERS “Bubbling Brown Sugars”   

    Baltimore, Maryland

 

1995   Wigs and Makeup Design, ARENA PLAYERS “Dreamgirls”   

 

1993   Wigs and Makeup, BALTIMORE OPERA, “Madame Butterfly”, Baltimore, Maryland              

 

1993   Wigs and Makeup Artist, CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY, “Cinderella”, Washington, DC   

 

1996   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Guy’s and Dolls”, Baltimore, Maryland   

1995   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “New Dawn”, Baltimore, Maryland   

1995   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Bye Bye Birdie ”, Baltimore, Maryland   

1994   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Fiddler on the Roof”, Baltimore,                       

           Maryland                                           

1994   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Jesus Christ Super Star”, Baltimore, 

           Maryland

1993   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Damn Yankees”, Baltimore, Maryland       

1993   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Sound of Music”, Baltimore, Maryland   

1993   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Godspell”, Baltimore, Maryland   

1992   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Cirque du Soleil”, Baltimore, Maryland   

     

Stage Management

 

2005   Stage Manager, COPPIN STATE UNIVERSITY, “The Wiz”, Baltimore, Maryland

 

2004   Stage Manager, COPPIN STATE UNIVERSITY, “Purlie”, Baltimore, Maryland 

   

2001-2003  Stage Manager, COPPIN STATE UNIVERSITY, “The  Messiah”

            Baltimore, Maryland

 

1997   Stage Manager, ARENA PLAYERS,” Long Time Sence Yesterday”

 

1997,  Stage Manager, Municipal Opera,“ Amahl and the Night Visitors”

 

1996   Stage Manager, ARENA PLAYERS, “Blues in the Night”, Baltimore, Maryland   

 

1996   Stage Manager, ARENA PLAYERS,” Checkmates”, Baltimore, Maryland



 

Performer

 

2004    Performer, Municipal Opera, “Ahmal and The Night Visitors”, Baltimore, Maryland

2005    Performer, STAR THEATER, “Nunsense”, Baltimore, Maryland      

    200Performer, WMAR, “Down with the King”, Baltimore, Maryland   

 

1999-2000 Performer, TOBY’S DINNER THEATER,  Columbia, Maryland 

“Fledgly”                                             1999 -  2000   

“The Ben Carson Story”                   1999 –  2000                                                                         

         “Holiday Hot Nostalgia”                             1999-  2000                                                                         

            “The King and I”                                        2000   

 

 1999   Performer, MARYLAND RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL, Annapolis, Maryland       

                                                                  

1999    Performer, WMAR, “Without a Doubt”, Baltimore, Maryland

 

1998    Performer, ARENA STAGE, “The Great White Hope”, Washington, DC   

 

1998    Performer, ARENA PLAYERS, “Something’s a Foot,  Baltimore, Maryland

    

1998    Performer, ARENA PLAYERS, “His Eyes Are Watching God”

    Baltimore, Maryland

 

 1998  Performer, TOWSON DINNER THEATER, “Leader of the Pack”

    Baltimore, Maryland

 

1997    Performer, ARENA PLAYERS, The Talented Tenth”, Baltimore, Maryland

 

1994    Performer, ARENA PLAYERS, “Once on This Island”, Baltimore, Maryland       

         

1994    Performer, ARENA PLAYERS, “Ella’s Place”, Baltimore, Maryland 

   

1994   Performer, JOHN HOPKINS THEATER, “The Good times are Killing Me”

    Baltimore, Maryland

 

1993-1994  Performer, CHILDREN'S THEATER ASSOCIATION,  Baltimore, Maryland    

 

1993    Performer, WMAR, “The Juke Joint”, Baltimore, Maryland

 

1992   Performer, HARBOR LIGHTS THEATER, “Dreamgirls”, Baltimore Maryland  

          

1991   Performer, WESTMINSTER COLLEGE, “Little Shop of Horrors”  Westminster, 

           Maryland

 

1991    Performer, ANNAPOLIS OPERA,  “Carmen Jones”, Annapolis, Maryland           

 

Operations Manager

1991-1993  Center Director, HOUSING AUTHORITY ARTS and RECREATION PROGRAM    

            Baltimore, Maryland

  • Ran daily operations of the center

  • Developed outreach programs in the Lafayette Public Housing and East and West Baltimore communities                   

Laura L. Sligh


 

Multidisciplinary Artist, Director, Arts Educator, Visual and Performance Artist

3320 Rueckert Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland,21214, 410-294-0434

https//llsligh.com, Email: llsligh1@gmail.com, Email: lsligh@mica.edu


 

AREAS of EXPERTISE

Mixed Media Artist, Director, Performer, Theater, Playwright, Vocalist

 

EDUCATION

2020            Master of Fine Arts in Community Arts   

           Maryland Institute of Art, Baltimore, Maryland     

2019            College Teaching of Art Certificate

            Maryland Institute of Art, Baltimore, Maryland     

1998            Bachelor of Art, in Performance,

             Morgan State University, Baltimore Maryland      

1995            Allen Lee Huge Fellowship, in Stage Management           

            Arena Stage, Washington DC 

 

SCHOLARSHIPS and AWARDS

2018-2020        Community Arts Merit Scholarship 

 

PANELS

2020            Independent Artist Awards Panelist                                Maryland  State Arts Council,  Baltimore, Maryland

2020            The Ambassador Arts Center Project

1997-2007        Omega Psi Phi Panelist

            Talent Search, Baltimore, Maryland

 

RADIO APPEARANCES

2020            The Artist Exchange

2020            Black Box Radio



 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2020            Graduate Exhibition

            Decker Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

2020            Community Arts Exhibition

            Hurwitz Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

2019            Red Lines

            Sheila and Richard Riggs Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

2019            Blurred Lines

            Jones Apartments, Baltimore, Maryland

2016            Mars                                       

            Mica Place Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland 

2018             National Association of Schools of Art and Design Exhibition                          Lazarus Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

2019            Master of Art, Teaching, and Master of Fine Art and             

            Community Art Exhibition                                                               Hurwitz Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland                            


 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

1998 -2020  Community Awareness and Development

  • The writing and development of written works of art 

  • The writing of dialogue that gives voice to the disenfranchised 

  • The writing of community-based scripts and or monologues                    

 

2020    Who Am I?. Black Box Theater, Baltimore, Maryland

  • Author

  • Director

  • Producer

  • Sound, Costume and Light Designer

 

2017 - Present  Resident Theater Teaching Artist,  SINGLE CARROT THEATER, Baltimore, 

Maryland                                                                                                                                 

  • Development of Curriculum for an Arts Integration Program

  • Secured and developed properties for performances

  • Writing and development of scripts that pertained to the integration of students curriculum

  • Coordinated school – performances

  • Directed all performances, and conducted after school/ and evening rehearsals for students and adults

  • Ordered, operated and maintained all technical equipment

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs for various arts programs

 

2016   Performer, CREATIVE ALLIANCE, “Vagina Monologues”  Baltimore, Maryland

 

2014-2016   Soloist, FLORIDA AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH, Washington DC            

      

2012 -2015  Stage Manager, BALTIMORE CITY DANCE SYMPOSIUM, Baltimore, Maryland  

     

2012-2019   Lead Instructor, JOHN CASABLANCA, Timonium, Maryland                       

 

  • Interviewed and hired instructors

  • Trained instructors

  • Introduced new performers to basic acting skills

  • Introduced  makeup  for  modeling and stage

  • Researched and developed monologues

2010   Performer, EUBIE BLAKE CENTER  (Cabaret Players) Baltimore Maryland           

    

2010   Director, BLACKMEN INC., “Color Blind”                                                                                                  

  • Casting and rehearsal

  • Coordinated technical aspects of program, lights, sound, costumes, and wig design             

2008 – 2018 Drama Instructor/ Director, YOUNG ARTIST TRAINING TO ACHIEVE

                     Baltimore, Maryland 

  • Develop curriculum for students in grades  PreK – 6th 

  • Formulate  and develop scripts for productions

  • Coordinate with the appropriate staff for all necessary programs and event support services

  • Maintain, design, and construct  all costumes, wigs, stage sets,  and audiovisuals:

  • “Shrek”            2017           

  • “Space Pirates”          2016

  • “Seussical”              2015

  • “Snow White”          2014

  • “The Great Ghost Chase”     2014

  • “The Wiz”               2012

  • “ The Pied Piper”          2010

  • “Green and Blue”          2009

  • “Kidsville USA”               2008                                                                                                                                                       

 

2003    Director, “Maffa” Fire in My Bones” Baltimore, Maryland       

  • Secure, formulate and develop scripts for production

  • Casting and rehearsal

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs including costumes and wigs

  • Secure, formulate and develop scripts for productions

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs including costumes and wigs                                                                                                             

2004   Director, KNOX PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, “Maffa” Second Coming, Baltimore,           

Maryland                                                                                       

  • Secure, formulate  and develop scripts for productions

  • Casting and rehearsal

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs including costumes and wigs

2005    Stage Manager, COPPIN STATE UNIVERSITY, “The Wiz”, Baltimore, Maryland  

 

2005   Performer, NATIONAL BLACK THEATER FESTIVAL “South House”    

Winston-Salem, NC    

 

2006 -2010 Soloist, TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN, Baltimore, Maryland                                 

 

2000 – Present  Freelance Director/ Instructor/Performer, Baltimore, Maryland 

  • Coordinated school-wide winter and spring performances

  • Maintained budget allotment for theatre programs

  • Developed arts-based partnerships with Baltimore City Public Schools

  • Directed all performances, and conducted after school/ and evening rehearsals for students and adults

  • Ordered, operated and maintained all technical equipment

  • Developed  fundraising program

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs for various arts programs

 1993 – 2006  Long Term Substitute Teacher, BALTIMORE CITY SCHOOLS   Baltimore,  

  • Performed daily classroom duties i.e. history, music, science

  • Developed and implemented lesson plans

  • Provided parent-teacher conferences as requested

  • Responsible for inputting student grades into Baltimore City’s Engrade grading system

2007- 2012   Director, Baltimore City Schools, Baltimore, Maryland 

 

  • Developed curriculum for students of all ages 

  • Provided various arts-based educational partnerships

  • Implemented cultural activities, and awareness

  • Coordinated with the appropriate staff  for the planning and implementing of  productions

  • Arranged off-site field trips and performances

  • Purchased and maintained all stage equipment.                                                                          

  • Secure, formulate  and develop scripts for productions

  • Casting

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs including costumes and wigs:

  • “Oliver”                  2012

  • “Snow White”             2012

  • “Santa Who”                2011

  • “Little Town of Christmas”        2011

  • “Once on This Island”                    2011  

  • “Mother Goose “             2011         

  •  Night Before Christmas”             2010 

  • “Christmas at the Mall”              2010

  • “My Life”                2010

  • “The Wiz”                             2010 

  • “African Story Tales”                     2010                                                                                                                                                                      

  • “Miss Scrooge”                         2009       

  • “Bah Humbug”                              2009                                                                                                                                                     

  • “The Pied Piper”                            2009                   

  •  “Life”                                             2009                                                                                                                                                                          

  • “Christmas Town”                           2008 

  • “Santa’s Spectacles”                     2008  

  • “Parents Just Don’t Understand”   2008       

  • “Thumbelina”                                 2008     

  • “Jingle Bells Jury”                        2007

  • “Last Stop till Christmas”               2007 

 

1998 -2000   Theater Teacher,  EUBBIE BLAKE AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM                                                       Baltimore, Maryland       

  • Secure, formulate  and develop scripts for productions

  • Casting and rehearsal

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs including costumes and wigs

 

1992 – 2007 Director of Theater (Perk – 12th), ARENA PLAYERS YOUTH THEATER,

                     Baltimore, Maryland

  • Developed curriculum for students of all ages 

  • Provided various arts-based educational partnerships

  • Implemented cultural activities, and awareness

  • Coordinated with the appropriate staff  for the planning and implementing of  yearly productions

  • Arranged off-site field trips and performances

  • Purchased and maintained all stage equipment.

  • Coordinated technical aspects of programs including costumes and wigs

  • Teaching of vocal music and vocal coaching

  •  “The Island of Dr. Moreau”                2007   

  • “Spring Showcase”                    2007           

  • “Black History Show”                2007                 

  • “Alice in Wonderland”                2007

  • “Hey World”                        2007       

  • “Black History Show”                2006

  • “Spring Showcase”                    2006

  • “Oz”                            2006

  • “Flapper”                          2006 

  • “Black History Show”                2005

  • “Listen”                        2005   

  • “Alice in Wonderland”                2005

  • “Little Shop of Horrors”                 2005  

  • “The 12 Days of Christmas”            2005

  • “Black History Show”                2004

  • “Spring Showcase”                    2004

  • “The Pink Dragon”                    2004

  • “Mother Goose Incorporated”              2004

  • “The Night Before Christmas”            2004

  • “Black History Show”                 2003

  • “Cinderella’s Glass Slipper”             2003

  • “Grease”                                  2003

  • “Little Scrooge”                    2003

  • “Black History Show”                  2002

  • “The Wiz”                        2002                                                                  

  • “Believe”                            2002     

  • “Black History Show”                                2001 

  • “Spring Showcase”                          2001

  •  “The Real Story of Red Riding Hood”         2001                                          

  • “Christmas Carol”                       2001   

  • “Black History Show”                2000

  • “Who am I”                        2000

  • “The Magical Land of Oz”                2000                                                          

  • “Miss Scrooge”                                                2000  

  • “Black History Show”                 1999        

  • “Once Upon a Time”                  1999                                                         

  • “Fairy Tale Network”                 1999

  • “It’s a Wonderful Life”                   1999

  • Shades”                         1998

  • “Thumbelina”                                                  1998  

  • “Cats”, Stage Manager                1998                                              

  • “A Mall and the Night Visitor”               1998

  • “Black History Show”                  1997                                                   

  • “Lagoon”                                        1997                                                     

  • “The Jungle Book” ”                               1997

  • “Lion King”, Stage Manager            1997                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

  • “Missing Choir of Soda Springs”             1997  

  • “Black History Show”                      1997                                                                                                               

  • “Black History Show”                   1996                                       

  • “Welcome to Bedside Manner”              1996                                                    

  •  “Kaysville USA”                                  1996  

  • “Westside Story”, Stage Manager            1996

  • “The Great Christmas Strike”               1996 

  • “The Magic in Me”                                     1995                                

  • “Little Town of Christmas”                  1995

  • “The Magic in Me”                                     1995                                

  • “Little Town of Christmas”                  1995

  • “The Bremen Town Musicians”  ”                 1994                                               

  • “Scrooge”                                     1994                                          

  • “The Wiz:”, Vocal coach/Wigs and Makeup         1993 

  • “Legend of Santa Pig”                    1993

  • “Little Shop of Horrors”,                 1992


 

Wig, Makeup and Costume Design

 

2007   Wig and Makeup Design, COPPIN STATE UNIVERSITY, “Dreamgirls”, Baltimore,     

            Maryland

 

1998   Wig and Makeup Design, OPERA NORTH, “La Boheme”, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania   

 

1997   Wig and Makeup Design, OPERA NORTH, “The Marriage of Figaro” Philadelphia, 

           Pennsylvania   

 

1996    Wigs and Makeup Design, ARENA PLAYERS “Dreamgirls”                                                              

           Baltimore, Maryland 

 

1995   Wigs and Makeup Design, ARENA PLAYERS “Bubbling Brown Sugars”   

    Baltimore, Maryland

 

1995   Wigs and Makeup Design, ARENA PLAYERS “Dreamgirls”   

 

1993   Wigs and Makeup, BALTIMORE OPERA, “Madame Butterfly”, Baltimore, Maryland              

 

1993   Wigs and Makeup Artist, CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY, “Cinderella”, Washington, DC   

 

1996   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Guy’s and Dolls”, Baltimore, Maryland   

1995   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “New Dawn”, Baltimore, Maryland   

1995   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Bye Bye Birdie ”, Baltimore, Maryland   

1994   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Fiddler on the Roof”, Baltimore,                       

           Maryland                                           

1994   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Jesus Christ Super Star”, Baltimore, 

           Maryland

1993   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Damn Yankees”, Baltimore, Maryland       

1993   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Sound of Music”, Baltimore, Maryland   

1993   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Godspell”, Baltimore, Maryland   

1992   Wigs and Costumes,  LYRIC OPERA HOUSE, “Cirque du Soleil”, Baltimore, Maryland   

     

Stage Management

 

2005   Stage Manager, COPPIN STATE UNIVERSITY, “The Wiz”, Baltimore, Maryland

 

2004   Stage Manager, COPPIN STATE UNIVERSITY, “Purlie”, Baltimore, Maryland 

   

2001-2003  Stage Manager, COPPIN STATE UNIVERSITY, “The  Messiah”

            Baltimore, Maryland

 

1997   Stage Manager, ARENA PLAYERS,” Long Time Sence Yesterday”

 

1997,  Stage Manager, Municipal Opera,“ Amahl and the Night Visitors”

 

1996   Stage Manager, ARENA PLAYERS, “Blues in the Night”, Baltimore, Maryland   

 

1996   Stage Manager, ARENA PLAYERS,” Checkmates”, Baltimore, Maryland



 

Performer

 

2004    Performer, Municipal Opera, “Ahmal and The Night Visitors”, Baltimore, Maryland

2005    Performer, STAR THEATER, “Nunsense”, Baltimore, Maryland      

    200Performer, WMAR, “Down with the King”, Baltimore, Maryland   

 

1999-2000 Performer, TOBY’S DINNER THEATER,  Columbia, Maryland 

“Fledgly”                                             1999 -  2000   

“The Ben Carson Story”                   1999 –  2000                                                                         

         “Holiday Hot Nostalgia”                             1999-  2000                                                                         

            “The King and I”                                        2000   

 

 1999   Performer, MARYLAND RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL, Annapolis, Maryland       

                                                                  

1999    Performer, WMAR, “Without a Doubt”, Baltimore, Maryland

 

1998    Performer, ARENA STAGE, “The Great White Hope”, Washington, DC   

 

1998    Performer, ARENA PLAYERS, “Something’s a Foot,  Baltimore, Maryland

    

1998    Performer, ARENA PLAYERS, “His Eyes Are Watching God”

    Baltimore, Maryland

 

 1998  Performer, TOWSON DINNER THEATER, “Leader of the Pack”

    Baltimore, Maryland

 

1997    Performer, ARENA PLAYERS, The Talented Tenth”, Baltimore, Maryland

 

1994    Performer, ARENA PLAYERS, “Once on This Island”, Baltimore, Maryland       

         

1994    Performer, ARENA PLAYERS, “Ella’s Place”, Baltimore, Maryland 

   

1994   Performer, JOHN HOPKINS THEATER, “The Good times are Killing Me”

    Baltimore, Maryland

 

1993-1994  Performer, CHILDREN'S THEATER ASSOCIATION,  Baltimore, Maryland    

 

1993    Performer, WMAR, “The Juke Joint”, Baltimore, Maryland

 

1992   Performer, HARBOR LIGHTS THEATER, “Dreamgirls”, Baltimore Maryland  

          

1991   Performer, WESTMINSTER COLLEGE, “Little Shop of Horrors”  Westminster, 

           Maryland

 

1991    Performer, ANNAPOLIS OPERA,  “Carmen Jones”, Annapolis, Maryland           

 

Operations Manager

1991-1993  Center Director, HOUSING AUTHORITY ARTS and RECREATION PROGRAM    

            Baltimore, Maryland

  • Ran daily operations of the center

  • Developed outreach programs in the Lafayette Public Housing and East and West Baltimore communities                   

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