Teaching

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Through Alexandria Children's Theatre, Nikki teaches engaging, creative classes in Acting and Musical Theatre to students aged 6-12 via:

  • Alexandria City Public Schools (Linking Instruction/Nurturing Knowledge program)

    • Introductory after school drama class focused on physical exploration, imagination, and development of basic performing skills.

  • KIPP DC Schools (summer program)

    • Taught 2 week-long camps designed to engage students, focus on fun, and culminate in a short performance that blended acting, dance, and music.

  • Burgundy Farm Country Day School

    • Teaching "Crafting Characters," a drama/art fusion class in which students create a character based off of an original work of art.

  • Virtual classes (on Zoom)

    • Designed and developed original curriculum for innovative online classes.

    • Classes included "Write a Radio Play," "Triple Threat Experience," and "Musical Time Travel." Provided instruction in areas such as voice acting, improvisation, musical theatre history, basic dance, and ensemble building.

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Is your child in remote learning this year? Do they need a creative outlet? Nikki is available for one-on-one monologue/song coachings or small group theatre lessons! Sessions can be done virtually or outdoors and socially distanced in the northern Virginia/DC area.