THEATRE EDUCATOR | DIRECTOR | FACILITATOR
WHO I AM
Jessica Fagerstrom is a professional theatre educator and director who enjoys working with performing artists of all ages, ethnicities, and backgrounds.
Since acquiring a BA in Theatre and Cultural Anthropology from Smith College and an MA in International Educational Development from Columbia University, she has observed, taught, or practiced the performing arts in more than thirty countries spanning five continents.
WHAT I DO
INTERNATIONAL THEATRE EDUCATOR + DIRECTOR
I direct theatre and creative movement pieces and productions internationally at the high school and college level.
TRAINER OF GLOBAL THEATRE PRACTICES
I provide dynamic, experiential workshops on the theories and approaches of theatre practitioners and theatre traditions from around the world.
FACILITATOR OF TRANSFORMATIONAL STORYTELLING
I facilitate storytelling masterclasses in which participants can explore, process, and share personal experiences using the performing arts.
"My mission is to educate and inspire young people through quality theatre education programs that encourage self-expression, foster self-confidence, promote cultural awareness, and expand world views and perspectives."