CURRICULUM VITAE / NESBITT / PERFORMER, PRODUCER, THERAPIST

TRAINING

2018  DEGENERATE ART ENSEMBLE, Butoh/Sound workshop, Water in the Desert, Portland, OR

2017  MUSHIMARU FUJIEDA, Butoh Workshop, Water in the Desert, Portland, OR                             

2017 TRACY BROYLES, Somatic workshop, The Tiny Theater, Portland, OR              

2017 MIZU DESIERTO, Harvest Butoh Workshop, Prior Day Farm, Portland, OR

2017  LIZ BARON, Theatrical Voice Training, Santa Cruz, CA       

2017 GIOVANNI FUSETTI, Summer Residency, The Celebration Barn Theater, South Paris, ME

2017 GIOVANNI FUSETTI, Dreambody Seminar; Process Works Institute, Portland, OR                  

2017 KEITH HENNESSY, Practicing Death & Dying, Portland, OR

2016 DELL'ARTE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL, Physical Theater Summer Intensive, Blue Lake, CA

2015  FLOCK, Exquisite Corpus Experimental, Linda Austin Dance, Portland, OR               

2012/2011/2009 ROBERT POST ensemble training, Celebration Barn, South Paris, ME

2007  LAURIE CARLOS, (Bessie/OBIE recipient), theater workshop, South Paris, ME

2006 LAURIE CARLOS, (Bessie/OBIE recipient), theater workshop,  Portland, ME

RESIDENCIES

2019  UPCOMING - PLAYA Residency (confirmed), Summer Lake, OR

2017  GIOVANNI FUSETTI, Greenhouse Residency, Celebration Barn Theater, South Paris, ME         

2017 ROSWELL, NEW MEXICO self designed residency at R.A.I.R., Rosewell, New Mexico                 

2015 SOU'WESTER LODGE, Self directed 2 week artist residency, Seaview, WA           

2012 HEWNOAKS, The University of Orono Volk Residency 2 weeks, Lovell, ME

AWARDS GRANTS

2017  PORTfringe Festival, MERYL STREEP Award (Excellence in Acting) for Portland, ME                             

2013 GOOD IDEA GRANT, MAINE ARTS COMMISSION, $1,500, Murmurations Project, Portland, ME

2012  VISIBILITY GRANT, MAINE ARTS COMMISSION, $1,500, Portland, ME        

2011 PORTLAND PERFORMING ARTS FESTIVAL GRANT, $7,000, Thumb’s Up Project, Portland, ME

2006 GOOD IDEA GRANT, MAINE ARTS COMMISSION, $1,000, Portland, ME

PRODUCING

2016  CREATURES COLLECTIVE, monthly skillshare, co-produced with Kello Goeller, Portland, OR                                    

2016 STORY NIGHT, Interdisciplinary Variety Show, annual event since 2012, Portland, OR & ME

2013 MURMURATIONS THEATRICAL LADIES CHOIR, Ensemble project, Co-produced, Portland, ME

TEACHING

2007  SPINDLEWORKS, Non-profit art center for PwD, Clown Workshop, Brunswick, ME               

2004 OMEGA INSTITUTE, Superior Concept Puppetry Assistant Teacher, Rhinebeck, NY

PERFORMANCE - SOLO

2017 POONSTRUCK™TOUR; OR, CA, AZ, NM, TX, ME

PERFORMANCE - ENSEMBLE (extended CV on website)

2018  DEGENERATE ART ENSEMBLE, Butoh performance, Headwaters Theater, Portland, OR                                                                                                                   

2017 THE WHIRLWIND SHOW, 30 artists create 6 pieces in 24 hours, Portland, OR

2014 TIME-BASED ARTS FESTIVAL, SQUART! Ensemble participant Portland, OR            

2013 MURMURATIONS, Ladies Theatrical Choir, Co-producer, Portland, ME

BOARD MEMBERSHIP

2012-2009 MAYO STREET ARTS, Community Arts & Performance Venue, Portland, ME

ELDER THERAPY WORK

2013 - Present OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST, Providence Medical Center, Portland, OR                     

1999 -2013 Hospitals, Home Health, Assisted Living, Nursing Homes, & Mental Health, Portland, ME

EDUCATION

Bachelors of Arts and Science with Certification in Occupational Therapy 1999                                                                           

1994-1999 American International College, Springfield, MA

1994-1995 Liberal Arts, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

VOLUNTEER

2018  ReFIT non-profit, no-cost home modifications for seniors and PwD, Portland, OR                                                                                             

2016/2018 CLOWNS WITHOUT BORDERS, Benefit Show, Volunteer Coordinator, Portland, OR

2011 PARTNERS FOR RURAL HEALTH, Rural Medical Volunteer, Dominican Republic


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