From "Acting Out the High Holy Days" and "Torah as Drama" taught with Theater J
"Tyler is a gifted teacher who creates a safe space in which the class can explore difficult material in a comfortable and open way."
"[Tyler has] a commitment to personal improvement and a joy for life that are truly infectious."
"Tyler was an inspiring and informed instructor. Loved his enthusiasm."
In addition to my artistic talents, I am a teaching artist and theatre educator. I am the Director of Education for Spooky Action Theater, and have built and taught curriculum for Brown University, School Without Walls SHS, Templeton Academy, and Theater J, Imagination Stage, and American Dance Institute.
I teach acting, text analysis, Grotowski, Viewpoints, devising, playwriting, Commedia dell'Arte, stage combat, and provide professional development mentorship to other artists.
I led the off-beat theatre collective, Romp Of Otters as Artistic Director from 2015-2018. I was a founding member Faction of Fools Theatre Company, DC's award-winning theatre committed to Commedia dell'Arte, and served as Director of Audience Services, and Associate Producer. I worke for DC's Actors' Center as Treasurer and chaired their Auditions and Workshops initiatives.