609 West Fairmount Ave
State College, PA
814 308 3560 Cell
Lessac Training and Research Institute;
Director of Certification
Voice and Speech Trainers Association (VASTA):
Grants and Scholarships Committee Chairman
Penn State University School of Theatre
Voice, speech, text and dialect actor training and theatrical production coaching. Also, training of professionals in business, education, media; large group and/or individual instruction. Author of STAGE DIALECT STUDIES: A CONTINUATION OF THE LESSAC APPROACH TO ACTOR VOICE AND SPEECH TRAINING.
Experience with the Lessac Work
Master Teacher, 2009
Certified Trainer 1977
I teach to promote self-reliant awareness of one’s voice and body. In addition to providing the necessary preparation for actors entering the profession, I strive to share the personal excitement I find in the work and to empower my students to find their own excitement.