Damaris Webb: Bicoastal Performer, Teaching Artist, and Theater Maker


As a  Master Teaching Artist with City Lights Youth Theater and Enact I have lead over 100 residencies spanning ten years in the New York Public School System. Download a PDF of my teaching resume/CV.

Watch a short documentary video of my Enact work.

Learn about Standing Tall an original play I co-developed with Drama Therapist Dr. Robert Landy and students of PS3Watch the Youtube Standing Tall Video

My work with arts-in-education includes:

Acting Intensives
Using Spolin, Viewpoints and Grotowski physical techniques to teach acting and performance.

Playmaking & Performance
Teaching composition and playmaking forms such as Tableau and Moment work, to create character and story, including four years as Director in Residence of City Lights Origins Project.

Rehearsals for Real Life
Conflict resolution work through role-playing, multiple intelligence and developmentally appropriate drama therapy methodology.