Templeton Grant for Creativity:  DDA Assistant Professor John Patrick and Kurt Gray, Assistant Professor of Psychology  at UNC  received a Templeton Grant to further their research on theories of effective ways to expand creativity and then how to quantify that growth. Research will continue through this year including workshops that John will host this summer consisting of local performance artists.

Miller Voice Method:  John will travel to Helsinki and Belfast this month to conduct workshops in the Miller Voice Method.  John will teach classes at Queen’s University and for The Lyric Theatre. In Helsinki John will conduct workshops for 20+ alums of the National Theater Training Center.