Bridging the gap between artistic and cultural difference
Embracing art of all forms & cultivating a more harmonious world
LINSEY R. GESSNER
Over 20 years of performance experience in venues and classrooms.
Performing & Visual Artist
Linsey Gessner earned a BFA in 2004 from the Chicago College of Performing Arts and balances her time between performance and education as an independent contractor.
Linsey’s enterprising prowess promotes a larger vision for positive change and is showcased in her years as a teaching artist and her many entrepreneurial contributions. Her years of research and creative undertaking provide her work with a multidimensional collective awareness. Using moving images and textured language her work affords the audience many opportunities for engagement and inspiration.
Linsey Gessner shares the seamless emergence of studied aesthetics and sacred geometry; transcending linear thinking and celebrating the circular ever flowing and evolving experience of humanity.
Goal Orientated and Outcome Resolute
Research and Fairness Focused
Strong Attention toward Detail and Precision
Disciplined and Motivated
Creative and Compassionate
Adaptable and Positive
Enthusiastic and Motivational
VOLUNTEER & ENTREPRENEUR EXPERIENCE
Ambo Company Member 2019-2020 Future Board Member
Atria Retirement Community- Presented Science Based Learning-2019
Horizons Dance Theatre & The Bardstown Theatre- Business Consulting 2018-2019
Stage Combat Choreographer-Derby City Playwrights Festival June/July 2019
Production Assistant - 48 Hour Film Festival in Louisville KY July 2019
Magic of Pantomime Instructor @PlayThink Festival June 2019
ELITE SQUAD YELP EVENT -Planning and Performance 2019
Down Syndrome of Louisville- Game Exchange- 2019
The Mammoth Art Collective- Business Consulting & Collaborative Video 2019
Jewish Community Center - Reception Assistant 2019
Public Art & Engagement Strategies Workshop- Mural Arts Institute 2019
Louisville Dance Series - Program Greeter 2018
Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana Promo Video for Desserts First Event 2018
Flow Artist & Spokesperson for M.A.D (Music,Art,Dance) @ Hillview Government Center June 2019
Co-directed Mom’s Music promo video for International Open Mic with Maxwell Mitchell Aug 2018
Teaching Artist Experience
StageOne Family Theatre (2011-2017) Education Associate and Visual StoryTeller