Associate Director of Performing Arts
Elizabeth has an M.F.A. in Theatre for Youth and K-12 teaching certification from Arizona State University. She is a community-based artist, teaching artist, director, actor, and dancer. Before coming to the Lawrence Arts Center, Elizabeth acted with The Seem-To-Be Players, a nationally touring children’s theatre troupe, and worked as Asphalt Art’s Resident Artist at Phoenix’s Tumbleweed Center for Youth Development, where she led homeless youth ages 18-25 in poetry, spoken word, drama, performance and digital storytelling. She conducted her applied project thesis, UN-BOUND-ED, an immersive devised theatrical experience, focused on exploring high school boundaries at Topeka West High School.Browse All Classes
8th - 12th Grades
PLAY12 is the Lawrence Arts Center's senior performance company for actors in 8th-12th grade. Members will work together to produce shows and events ranging from improv comedy nights to new play readings to original short plays. To be considered, please email a letter of interest to Elizabeth at firstname.lastname@example.org by September 1, 2017. Class will be held at the Eagles Lodge.