Spring, 2024: THTR Introduction to Sound Design course at Purdue
Spring, 2023: HONR 399: A special course at Purdue for Honors students outside of theatre and music disciplines that explores the importance of MAAC in their lives
April, 2020: University of Kansas City Missouri (UMKC) guest lecture, workshop and voice and speech seminar
August, 2019: Special Panel on the implications of Music as a Chariot for teachers at the Voice and Speech Teachers Association (VASTA) annual meeting in Orlando Florida.
AS A CHARIOT
THE EVOLUTIONARY ORIGINS OF THEATRE IN
TIME, SOUND, AND MUSIC
“This workshop was great, information-packed, inspirational and fun! Richard shone through a very challenging task and did a wonderful job, taking us on a magical journey and immersing us into the magnificent, exciting world of sound. It was wonderful getting to know and interacting with other professionals in the area.”
“Thank you to Professor Richard K. Thomas for teaching us so much in such a short time and for making this a wonderful and extremely informative experience.”
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