RESUME 

About Me 

Email: courtney.seyl34@gmail.com | Phone: (503)863-8942

Freelance director, writer, sound designer, and stage manager working primarily in site-specific work as well as original performances. Experienced in working on re-imagined texts and theatre dealing in social justice and current events.

EXPERIENCE 

Director

Spooktacular Cabaret | Masque of the Red Death | 2020

FEAST Performance Series | REVOLUTION | 2020

Strawberry Theatre Festival | Something Unknown | 2019

 

Nuyorican Theatre Festival | An Image, A Phantom, An Ideal | 2019

NY Winterfest | Aftershocks | 2019 | Assistant Director | Nominated for Best Play

Intiman Theatre   |   Intiman Emerging Artists Program |   2018 

A video of the showcase in which I directed the first four pieces can be found here.

Red Leather Theatre Co.   |   Laughing Wild   |   2018  

Red Leather Theatre Co.   |   No Exit  |   2018

 

University of Puget Sound  |  The Pillowman | 2017

University of Puget Sound  |  This is Our Youth |  2016

Dramaturgy/ Writing

Masque of the Red Death| 2020 | Writer/ Voice Actor | Spooktacular Cabaret

Compulsion | 2020 | Writer | Shelter 'n' Play Podcast

Whats Your Song?| 2020 | Writer | Inkwell Virtual Playwright's Night

REVOLUTION | 2020 | Writer | FEAST Peformance Series

Coping Mechanism   |   2018  |   Writer/ Performer | The Pocket Theatre  

The Archivists   |   2017  |   Writer/ Ensemble | ARTBARN Festival  

Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play   |   2017  |   Dramaturg | University of Puget Sound  

Harry Potter in 60 Minutes  |  2016  | Writer/ Performer | Bare Bones Collective 

Late Nights  |  2016  |  Writer/ Producer | Town Crier Festival  

Stage Management

Strawberry Theatre Festival | Zoey and Owen | 2019

 

NY Winterfest | Aftershocks | 2019

Tacoma Little Theatre  |   Jesus Christ Superstar  |   2018  

Dukesbay Theatre   |   Calligraphy   |   2017  

Olympia Family Theatre   |   Bicycle Noir   |   2017  

Senior Theatre Festival  |  Gnit  |  2016

 Training & Workshops 

Fundamentals of Playwriting| ESPA | Nikkole Salter

Front of House | The McKittrick Hotel 

Arts Admin Intern | The Wooster Group | Micheala Murphy

Intiman Theatre   |   Intiman Emerging Artists Program   |   Sara Porkalob

Theatre Studies Program  |  IES Study Abroad  |  Marina Caldarone

University of Puget Sound   |   Theatre Arts Degree   |  Geoff Proehl

Special Skills 
  • Strong communication and writing skills

  • Knowledgeable in Microsoft office

  • Strong leadership and directing skills

  • Knowledgeable in psychology and sociology

  • Strong customer service skills

  • Organizational and stage management experience

  • Strong writing and research skills

  • Knowledgeable in most aspects of the theatre industry

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