The Lenfest Center for the Arts
Theater for Social Change Master Class Taught by Curt Tofteland
Theater for Social Change Master Class
Masterclass taught by Curt Tofteland, Founder, Shakespeare Behind Bars
February 7, 2015
2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Tofteland brings thirty-five years of professional theater experience to his current role as a freelance theater artist-director, actor, producer, playwright, writer, teacher, program developer, and prison arts practitioner.
He is the Founder of the internationally acclaimed Shakespeare Behind Bars (SBB) program. From 1995 - 2008, Tofteland facilitated the SBB|KY program at the Luther Luckett Correctional Complex. During his 13 year tenure, he produced and directed fourteen Shakespeare productions. Two participants in the SBB|KY program have garnered three Pen Literary Prison Writing Awards.