"I would like to be known as...a woman who teaches by Being."
- Maya Angelou
Patrese strongly believes education is the most valuable tool to gain access to a better life. As an advocate for arts education, Patrese dedicates a lot of her time "giving back" to her community and to the craft through teaching. Her current positions include...
Founder and Executive Director of Pure ART Education npf
Faculty In Residence with the National Theatre Institute
Guest Artist with A Long Walk Home
Lead Teaching Artist at University of Chicago's Court Theatre