HNN Staff

Education Director Melanie Sweeney and Marketing Director, Jenny Holmes will teach courses at the upcoming 62nd annual Southeastern Theatre Conference in Atlanta, GA. The SETC provides services and educational programs for thousands of individuals and organizations engaged in theatre in the southeast.

Sweeney will be teaching "How to Build a Community Theatre From the Ground Up" and is based on her expertise in starting community theatre both here in Ashland (Paramount Players) and other theatres from her hometown in North Carolina. Holmes will be teaching a variety of technology 'how-to's' with a course called "Cutting Edge Mobile Marketing." This is the first year for the two directors to teach at this event. The conference is the largest and most active regional theatre organization in the country whose member states include Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.