Volunteer of the Year for Prairie Rivers Network

I'm excited and honored to be selected as one of the Volunteers of the Year during the 50th Anniversary year of Prairie Rivers Network.  I, along with Kate McDowell and Amy Hassinger were selected for helping to "tell the PRN story" during this year's activities.   Thanks to PRN for all they do! [caption id="attachment_1389" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Kate McDowell, Amy Hassinger, Carol Hays and Latrelle Bright[/caption]

University of Memphis Residency

I facilitated a residency September 15-19 on Devising and Directing at my alma mater, The University of Memphis. Artists at Work: Video Interview with Latrelle Bright: Video Friday, September 15 -Panel Discussion on Diversity and Inclusion in Theatre Education Saturday, September 16 -Generating New Work: An old theatre tradition -Reception with alums and retired faculty   Sunday, September 17 Explore imagery and metaphor in Adrienne and Adam P. Kennedy’s, Sleep Deprivation Chamber Monday, September 18 Intro to Theatre: An Individual Theatre…

Glo Heart: Displaced Lullaby

Serving as collaborative director for Glo-Heart: Displaced Lullaby with School for Designing a Society.  Susan Parenti and Mark Enslin have written a script based on Faranak Mariftab's book Global Heartland about immigrant labor experiences in the midwest.

The Vagina Monologues

[caption id="attachment_1396" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Cast of The Vagina Monologues 2017[/caption] As a benefit for Courage Connection, women of CU are performing The Vagina Monologues at the Virginia Theatre on Friday, September 25th!

the lab

The Lab is a space for the creation and development of theatre performances. We will engage in ensemble building, imagery and writing exercises that will render rough original work that can be explored further in The Lab together or on your own. This is not set up for traditional published plays. There are several resources in town devoted to producing plays. However, if you’re wanting to create a solo performance, original ensemble work, write your own play or just explore…