Bridget Palmer has directed theater projects with youths ages 4 -14 for 19 years through her Santa Rosa Children’s Theater and Show Biz Kidz programs and her role as Drama Specialist in Sonoma County schools. She enjoys “play”ing with hundreds of children each year and loves the excitement of leading performance projects which culminate within 6-10 sessions. Bridget has extensive training in the performing arts including graduate work at U.C. Berkeley in Theater Directing. She also completed the LBC’s pilot Kennedy Center Teaching Artist professional training, and several other Arts Integration professional development trainings related to Drama, Movement, and Storytelling. Bridget focuses on helping children develop into high performers through drama based activities that hone Courage, Creativity, Collaboration, and Concentration skills. Visit www.artoflivinginstitute.org for more information.