Resident with COCA – Center of Creative Arts
Sophie, class of 2022, is from Mill Valley, CA, and majoring in Educational Studies and Studio Art with a minor in Writing. She is a Howard Nemerov Writing Scholar. Sophie will be a resident at COCA – Center of Creative Arts working with projects related to the new Berges Theatre and its mission to make it a true “house of the people.” She will conduct research and assist in planning for a youth workforce development program pilot as well as engage with COCA’s students to design a teen council. These two initiatives form the base of a new pre-professional theatre artists program for training the next generation of theater artists, technicians, and designers. Sophie will work with Jennifer Wintzer, Artistic Director of Theater, and her staff.