Curriculum Vitae


David Harlan

613 N. Hayes St., Moscow, ID 83843

503-756-6754 – dave@david-harlan.com


Education

Degrees

M.F.A.,2010, Theatre – playwriting and directing, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID

B.A., 1989, History major, University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA

Certificates

Level 1 combatant – Rapier

Level 2 combatant – Quarterstaff


Experience

Teaching appointments

Instructor, University of Idaho, 2010

Graduate teaching assistant, University of Idaho, 2007-2010

Instructor, Portland State University, 1998

Non-academic employment

Moscow Art Theatre (Too), Founding Artistic Director, May 2011 – current

IBM, Marketing strategist, August 1999 – current

White Horse Productions, Chief Technology Officer, March 1996 – August 1999

Canyon Multimedia, Chief Technologist, March 1995 – March 1996

University of Puget Sound, Assistant Director of Security, December 1989 – March 1995


Teaching accomplishments

Courses taught

Intro to Theatre, University of Idaho, Fall 2010

Theatre History II, University of Idaho, Fall 2010

MFA Writer’s Studio, University of Idaho, Fall 2010

Intermediate Acting (T.A.), University of Idaho, Fall 2008, Spring, 2009, Fall 2009

Directing I (T.A.), University of Idaho, Fall 2008, Fall 2009

Directing II (T.A.), University of Idaho, Spring 2009

New Play Development Workshop, University of Idaho, Spring 2007, Fall 2007

Web Design and Development, Portland State University, Spring 1998

Courses prepared to teach

Beginning acting

Intermediate acting

Acting Shakespeare

Acting Chekhov

Directing – all levels

Theatrical Sound Design

Introduction to playwriting

Theatre history – ancient to modern

Workshops

Communication theory for actors, University of Idaho – Fall 2009, Spring 2010, Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Fall, 2011, Spring 2012

Playwriting workshop for high school students, Idaho Repertory Theatre – November 2007

Presentation skills (IBM internal education) – Ongoing since 2004

Presenting on conference calls (IBM internal education) – Ongoing since 2004

Web content writing – (IBM internal education) – Ongoing since 2004


Professional development accomplishments

Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival

KCACTF production respondent, Region VII, 2008-current

KCACTF reader, national playwriting awards, 2011-2015

Professional theatre

ACTING:

Moscow Art Theatre (Too), Moscow, Idaho

God of Carnage, Alan, 2017, Director: Ben Gonzales

Santaland Diaries, The Elf, 2016, Director: Mary Trotter

An Iliad, The Poet, 2016, Director: David Harlan

Romeo and Juliet, Montague, 2015, Director: David Harlan

Dear Liar, Shaw, 2015, Director: David Harlan

Santaland Diaries, Elf, 2014, Director: Adriana Sanchez

Complete Works of William Shakespeare [Abridged], Self, 2014, Director: David Harlan

Hamlet, Claudius, 2013, Director: David Harlan

Oleanna, John, 2012, Director: Adriana Sanchez

King of Fires, Dad, 2012, Director: Grechen Lynn Wingerter

Timon of Athens, Alcibiades, 2012, Director: David Harlan

University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

The Cherry Orchard, Gaev, 2014, Director: Robert Caisley

Twelfth Night, Sea Captain/Priest, 2013, Director: Christopher Duval

Idaho Repertory Theatre, Moscow Idaho

A Christmas Carol (reading), 2012 Gentleman/Ghost, Director: Ann Hoste

Taming of the Shrew, Gremio, 2011, Director: Gary Armagnac

As you Like it, Jacques, 2010, Director: Rhett Luedtke

Romeo and Juliet, Montegue/Apothecary, 2009, Director: Patrick Dizney

Chaps!, Stan, 2009, Director: David Lee-Painter

Twelfth Night, Sea Captain, 2008, Director: John O’Hagan

Animal Fire Theatre Group

        Henry V, Exeter/Mistress Quickly, 2009, Director: Austen Anderson

DIRECTING:

Without Decor, Moscow, Idaho

Art (reading), 2015

Moscow Art Theatre (Too), Moscow, Idaho

Tigers Be Still, 2015

Romeo and Juliet, 2015

Dear Liar, 2015

A Bright New Boise, 2014

Complete Works of William Shakespeare [Abridged], 2014

Hamlet, 2013

Timon of Athens, 2012

The Tempest, 2011

University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

Almost, Maine, 2010

Grease!, 2010

PLAYWRITING – PRODUCTIONS AND READINGS:

Moscow Art Theatre (Too), Moscow, Idaho

        King of Fires, 2012, Director: Grechen Lynn Wingerter

University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

        Customer of the Week (staged reading), 2010, Director: Grechen Lynn Wingerter

Lycoming College, Williamsport, Pennsylvania

Customer of the Week (staged reading), 2010, Director: Grechen Lynn Wingerter

Lewis-Clark State College, Lewiston, Idaho

Snapshots, 2008, Director: Paul Kalina

Emporia State College, Emporia, Kansas

Lincoln’s Shins, 2008        

Idaho Repertory Theatre, Moscow, Idaho

Interment, 2007, Director: Grechen Lynn Wingerter

SOUND DESIGN:

Moscow Art Theatre (Too), Moscow, Idaho

Hamlet, 2013

Oleanna, 2012

Timon of Athens, 2012

King of Fires, 2012

The Tempest, 2011

University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

        Twelfth Night, 2013

Almost, Maine, 2010

Idaho Repertory Theatre, Moscow, Idaho

Taming of the Shrew, 2011

In the Next Room or The Vibrator Play (reading), 2011

Moss Gown, 2011

Chaps!, 2010

The Nerd, 2008

Forever Plaid, 2008

Twelfth Night, 2008

Interment, 2007

Theatre Artists Studio, Phoenix, Arizona

        Trio with Flute, 2009

        Kissing, 2008

Academic theatre

ACTING:

University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

Dracula, The Untold Story, Van Helsing, 2009, Director: Christopher Duval

Ferris Wheel, John, 2008, Director: Crystal Munoz

Tartuffe, Cleante, 2008, Director: Robert Caisley

One Flea Spare, Snelgrave, 2008, Director: Seraphina Richardson

Dance Concert, Multiple roles, 2008, Director: Crystal Bain/David Harlan

Bent, Ensemble, 2007, Director: Seraphina Richardson

Vagina Monologues, Myself, 2007, Director: Audrey Wax

Moby Dick, Ensemble, 2007, Director: Paul Kalina

DIRECTING:

University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

Quake, 2009

Customer of the Week (reading), 2009

Collected Stories, 2008

Angels, 2008

Lincoln’s Shins, 2008

A Midsummer Night’s Dream, 2007

Hi, My Name is…(reading), 2007

PLAYWRITING – PRODUCTIONS AND READINGS:

University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

        Variations on a Theme (staged reading), 2008, Director: Scott Doughty

Lincoln’s Shins, 2008, Director: David Harlan

Lincoln’s Shins (staged reading), 2007, Director: David Harlan

By Design, 2006, Director: Audrey Wax

SOUND DESIGN:

University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

Collected Stories, 2008, Director: David Harlan

Lincoln’s Shins, 2008, Director: David Harlan

Angels, 2008, Director: David Harlan

Neuron Down, 2008, Director: Diane Johnston

Trio With Flute, 2007, Director: Robert Caisley

Ward 57, 2007, Director: Jere Lee Hodgin

Woods of Weaver, 2007, Director: Audrey Wax

The One, 2007, Director: Luis Guerrero

Oleanna, 2007, Director: Audrey Wax

DNA Festival, 2006, Producing Director: Robert Caisley


Awards and Honors

KCACTF Certificate of Merit – Sound Design and Music Composition – Twelfth Night, 2013

KCACTF Certificate of Merit – Directing – Almost, Maine, 2010

University of Idaho, Department of Theatre Arts Outstanding Graduate Student, 2009-2010

KCACTF Certificate of Merit – Directing – Quake, 2009

KCACTF Certificate of Merit – Playwriting – Variations on a Theme, 2008

KCACTF Certificate of Merit – Acting Ensemble – One Flea Spare, 2008

KCACTF Certificate of Merit – Sound Design – Oleanna, 2007

KCACTF Certificate of Merit – Directing – A Midsummer Night’s Dream, 2007

KCACTF One act play Region VII finalist – Lincoln’s Shins, 2007

KCACTF National Ten Minute Play Award, By Design, 2006

University of Puget sound, Scott Jackson Outstanding Man, 1989


Service

City of Moscow Arts Commission Member – 2013- current

Guest lecturer – University of Idaho – 2011-current

KCACTF Production Respondent – 2010 – current

Mentor – IBM Corporation – 2004-current

President, Student Theatre Organization, University of Idaho, 2008-2009