Teaching

My work as a teacher has ranged from coaching rowing and teaching music in the public schools to workshops for arts nonprofits, teaching arts entrepreneurship and business in the Wisconsin Business School and at UW-Whitewater, and participating on the collaborative team behind the Shakespeare in Community MOOC.

UW-Whitewater Arts Management

In Fall 2018 I joined the faculty of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Department of Theatre/Dance in the College of Fine Art & Communication.  As the lead instructor of the Arts Management program I’ve developed curriculum for and taught courses in Creative Enterprise, Nonprofit Arts Management, Funding & Finance in the Arts, Performing Arts Administration & … Continue reading UW-Whitewater Arts Management

Holding History

HOLDING HISTORY is a public humanities program that invites audiences to hold, explore, and even take pictures of some of the most important books ever printed.  At its core, Holding History is the Wisconsin Idea in action: the project not only welcomes public audiences into UW-Madison’s Special Collections, but also provides a forum for training … Continue reading Holding History

Shakespeare MOOC

Throughout 2015, University of Wisconsin-Madison offered a series of free Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs).  Shakespeare in Community was both a MOOC and a massive public digital humanities event. The course introduced a broad audience of learners to Shakespeare, as we collectively read, watched, and engaged with four plays.    

Arts Enterprise

Intro to Arts Entrepreneurship (formerly titled “UW Arts Enterprise,” currently listed as course numbers MHR 365, Integrated Arts 320) is a three-credit semester long course offered by the Bolz Center for Arts Administration of the Wisconsin School of Business in partnership with the UW-Madison Division of the Arts.  The course is focused on creative entrepreneurship – … Continue reading Arts Enterprise