October 12, 2020KEA TREVETT is a Brooklyn-based theater artist and educator, and a proud alumnus of the NYC public school system. She has performed at Roundabout, Classic Stage Company, Lincoln Center, Ars Nova, The Sheen Center, The Shakespeare Festival of St Louis, The Hamptons Shakespeare Festival, The Barrow Group, and IRT, developed new work at New Georges,
October 12, 2020AMY SHOSHANA BLUMBERG is a theater director, dramaturg, and teaching artist based in Brooklyn, NY. She is co-producing artistic director of the after-image, a passionately postmodern theater company, with whom she creates devised dance-theater works. She regularly collaborates with IKantKoan Games / Jessica Creane, directing interactive game theater for the in-person and digital realms (Chaos
October 12, 2020DR. MARC SILVERBERG has established himself as one of the leading voices in a cappella education today. He has served on the executive board of CASA.org as Director of Education and presented workshops on vocal improvisation at several AEA sponsored festivals, SUNY Purchase, The American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York, The New York
October 14, 2020ELI PLEANER's passion is exploring the overlap between technology, education, and well-being. He is interested in different ways of bringing story-telling, mindfulness, and creativity into the classroom, the workplace, and in our relationships. He believes that the ways we tell our stories has a profound impact on how we experience the world, and his goal
October 12, 2020AARON F. BRATEMAN is an actor, director, and teaching artist. He is a graduate of NYU Tisch, where he studied at the Atlantic School and Playwrights Horizons Theater School. He is a proud member of Actors’ Equity, and as an actor has been seen Off-Broadway at the Atlantic Theater Company, Under-Broadway at 54 Below, away from
September 5, 2020Jiyoung is a seasoned nonprofit leader and educator. Prior to co-founding Creative Muse, Jiyoung led various youth and community based organizations in New York City. Most recently as the Director of Programs at the YWCA of Queens, an educational and social service organization servicing over 1000 children, families and community members in Flushing, Queens, Jiyoung
September 5, 2020Jamie Parganos began her foray into youth development as a theater artist writing devised musicals for elementary school students at several schools throughout New York City. Following her success in that role, she acted as a Program and Education Director at various organizations throughout New York, including Good Shepherd Services, LEAP, Manhattan Youth and SAYA.
September 20, 2020Jon has been a notable leader in youth development for over 12 years. His intro to the field began as a youth delegate for his neighborhood church, where he developed retreats, designed faith-based curriculum, and facilitated community events promoting youth as a prominent force in their community over his eight years in the position. Jon