Damaris Webb

Work History

Work History
May 2013 - Present

Teaching Artist/Coach

PlayWrite, Inc.
Sep 1998 - Dec 2012

master teaching artist

ENACT Inc
teaching conflict resolution through role play during residencies in the New York City public school system.
1986 - 2006

Artistic Director

The Tennessee Project, Inc.
Damaris Webb, Artistic Director The Tennessee Project was a collective-based performance ensemble committed to the development of the artist as an individual and encouraging public interest and involvement in the arts and was active as a production house from 1986 to 2006. During it’s 20 year history the company presented over 45 productions to the New York City community, including 35 full length shows, five full length co-productions with youth community theater companies, showcasing the works of independent performing artists, served in the capacity of executive director for independent film, and supported the voices of several emerging playwrights through informal reading series performances and co-productions.
2001 - 2005

Teaching Artist

City Lights Youth Theater

Education

Education
2006 - 2008

MFA

Naropa University
1985 - 1989

BFA

New York University

Skills

Skills

Directing

Stage Direction

Physical Theatre

Comedy

Dramaturgy

Creative Writing

Stage

Art

Playwriting

Drama

Plays

Event Management

Teaching

Nonprofits

Fundraising

Event Planning

Performing Arts

Editing

Arts Administration

Public Speaking

Dance

Arts

Community Outreach

Grant Writing

Acting

Improvisation

Theatre