Teaching

Marc has taught courses in writing, acting, literature, and critical thinking. He has taught at USC and at colleges throughout Southern California. He is a frequent guest at Anime Conventions where he leads popular writing workshops, and he works as a private writing coach for new writers. His book “Perfect Writing” was published by Beijing University Press.

University of Southern California

Teaching – Writing/English

L.A. City College – West L.A. College, Glendale College

Courses taught:

  • Writing for Film & Television
  • Creative Writing
  • Film & Literature
  • Critical Thinking
  • English 101
  • ESL

 

Teaching – Theater

University of Southern California (USC)

Courses taught:

  • Acting
  • Acting for the camera
  • Theatre Lab
  • Theatre Appreciation

 

Writing Coach

Marc works as a private writing coach and mentor for new writers, helping them to develop their projects and  strengthen their  writing skills. Click on this link for more  information.

Teaching Theater to Children

Groove Shakespeare Festival/Gem Theatre

Courses taught:

  • Creative dynamics

Educational Background

Master of Fine Arts – University of Southern California (USC)
Writing for Film & Television

Master of Fine Arts – University of Southern California (USC)
Directing Theatre

Bachelor of Arts – University of California, Irvine (UCI)
Performing Arts

Phi Kappa Phi – National Honor Society

Phi Delta Kappa – National Educator’s Honor Society

 

Books Written

  • Perfect Presentations
  • Perfect Writing

Guild Memberships

  • Writers Guild of America (WGA)
  • Screen Actors Guild (SAG)