“Wanderer, there is no road. The road is made by walking.” – Antonio Machado
Photo credit: Still image from ‘Poe and the Museum of Lost Arts’ (collaborative hybrid opera project featuring Rinde Eckert & Theo Bleckmann). Performers in this image: Yoko Myoi and Theo Bleckmann.
In this project I designed and built the puppets and created the choreography. I also provided visual dramaturgy for this hybid opera, helping to guide the world-building of this piece.
Dance and Puppet Theater Director / Visual and Performing Artist
MFA, Department of World Arts and Cultures/Dance, UCLA
Guest Lecturer, Department of World Arts and Cultures/Dance, UCLA
Guest Lecturer, Visual and Performing Arts Education, UCLA
Teaching Artist and Mentor, The F.O.R.M. Academy, UCLA