Mark D. Lingenfelter has a BA in Musical Theatre from Catawba College in Salisbury, North Carolina. Since graduating from there, he as worked as a performer, director/choreographer and teaching artist.
Teaching credits include ages kindergarten through adult and have been in classes, workshops, camps, and as an adjunct in academia. Class topics have included physical theatre, improvisation, stage movement, musical theatre performance, and musical theatre history.
"I believe in process-oriented programs for theatre eduction, not product-oriented. I think theatre education is best when students are taught tools to apply to all of their work, instead of programs that are merely centered around 'putting on a show'."