June 2010 – Jamie J Invited to Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Indiana University of Pennsylvania Frederick Douglas Scholar and Sarah Lawrence alum, Jeannelle Henderson invited Jamie J to be a Guest Artist lecturing to her summer theatre class at IUP. The Intro to Theatre class is for non theatre majors. Jamie J worked with Jeannelle Henderson and her students to create a theatre project based on the recent Arizona Immigration Law case where a Mexican worker killed an Arizona farmer. Jamie J led the class over a two-day period to begin the process of creating a theatre piece around the issue using theatre games to create characters and dialogue. The goal of the project, according to Ms. Henderson is to, “give non-theatre students a chance to experience [the relevance of] theatre as it relates to daily life.”


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