InterAct Faculty for School Year Classes

Richard Valentine, Director, is a career stage director, acting coach and teacher with a Master’s Degree in Theatre. He founded Kentucky’s Playhouse in the Park, worked for several years in New York as associate to a Broadway Producer and was Executive Director of The Burt Reynolds Institute and Theatre. He is in his 17th year at Bak Middle School of the Arts, where he serves as Chair of the Theatre Department. He has operated InterAct Studio since 1998.


Rose Pascal, Instructor is a talented young acting coach actress and actress. She has appeared in No Place to be Somebody at Maltz Jupiter Theatre, Edward Albee’s The American Dream and Wiley and The Hairy Man. Last season she wowed audiences appearing in Fats Waller’s Ain’t Misbehavin’. She has taught for five seasons at InterAct specializing in movement pieces. She is currently on the faculty at Bak Middle
School of the Arts as an Artist-in-Residence and has been with InterAct for four years.

Theatre ~ Communications ~ Film/TV/Commercial
Available by appointment