Shelby-Allison Hibbs | Breakout Session
Shelby is joined by Kymberly Mellen for a session called "It Starts With Us: Utilizing the Chicago Theatre Standards to Create an Intimate Touch Policy in Academic Settings". Shelby also will join Jessica Renae for a discussion after "Intimacy Directors: Creativity and Consent"
Shelby-Allison Hibbs is a director and award-winning writer. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor at The University of Texas at Dallas. In Dallas, she has worked with numerous theatres as a director, playwright, and teaching artist. She is a contributor for Theater Jones and has been published in HowlRound, Ecumenica, Theatre Topics, Dallas Observer, and Texas Theater Journal. She is a member of Dallas Playwright’s Workshop with The Dallas Theater Center. Recently, she wrote essays and investigative reporting for Theater Jones on sexual misconduct in the DFW Theatre community entitled “The Whisper Network.” She has presented scholarly and creative work at several national conferences with MATC and SCMLA. Graduate of the MFA program at Baylor University. www.shelbyallisonhibbs.com