Theatre-in-Action Founder, Program Director, and Lead Teaching Artist Kim Jordan (M.A. Applied Theatre, Skidmore College) has over twelve years of experience as an integrated arts educator. Kim’s expertise explores theatre to address behavioral, cognitive, social, and interpersonal change in schools, colleges, and communities. Kim leads workshops, trainings, and dialogues about identity and self-awareness, arts activism, cultural competency, anti-homophobia, anti-racism, and anti-sexism training, and social justice.
Kim is a Vermont-based actor and director, faculty member at Champlain College and Community College of Vermont, volunteers within the Vermont criminal justice system, and leads experiential learning workshops throughout the Northeast. Kim is a core teaching artist with the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts Education programs, taught and performed with the InterActing theatre teaching company in Madrid, Spain, is a former host and organizer of the Burlington Poetry Slam, and former member of three Vermont National Poetry Slam teams. Kim was a 2010 grant award recipient of Burlington’s Integrated Arts Academy PTO Community-School Arts Grant and is a Juried Teaching Artist for Applied Theatre and Performance Poetry (Education) on the Vermont Arts Council Teaching Artist Roster.
“You inspire me. You taught me courage.” – Kelsey, 5th grader
“Thank you Kim for helping me do some things I normally would not do. I will miss you.”
“It was a great time with Theatre-in-Action. It helped me to talk to people more clearly.”
“Thank you Ms. Kim for teaching me how to stop bullying and how to have fun learning.” – Hannah
For more information about Theatre-in-Action programs, residencies, and workshop fees, please email Theatre-in-Action Program Director Kim Jordan: firstname.lastname@example.org