We are honored and excited to formally introduce Kristen Blossom as our newest Assistant Professor of Acting/Directing! Professor Blossom holds a Master of Fine Arts Degree in Acting from the FSU/Asolo Conservatory, one of the top 25 Drama Schools in the world. Kristen is a member of the Actors Equity Association, and she has extensive experience performing on stages across the country and doing independent film work in Los Angeles, CA. Highlights of her performance career include working with Tony Award Winner, Frank Galati as Rose of Sharon in his stage adaptation of The Grapes of Wrath and as Juliet in the 2013 New Stages Tour of Romeo and Juliet.
Kristen is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT 200) and has taught Acting, Directing, Voice and Movement Classes for a wide variety of excellent educational institutions, including the Ringling College of Art and Design. She continues to study the Demidov Acting Technique with Andrei Malaev-Babel. Combining psychology and acting, this technique works to remove the obstacles standing in the way of the student’s subconscious creativity, allowing an unobstructed flow of the creative nature. Additional highlights of her theatre training include studying clown with Broadway director, Mark Bell and Shakespeare with author, Patsy Rodenburg.
Set the stage for a star!