Texas Tech University

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Salma S. Zohdi

September 22, 2016

Theatre Communications Group - Texas Tech alumnus, Clay Martin, will build on his own experiences involving adults on the autism spectrum.

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Clay Martin will be mentored by Jordan Butterfield, education director and head of the Trinity Rep Active Imagination Network (TRAIN), and Tyler Dobrowsky, associate artistic director of Trinity Repertory Company (Providence, RI). Martin will build on TRAIN's groundwork in K-12 autism outreach, as well as his own experiences founding an educational theatre initiative involving adults on the autism spectrum, to develop a pilot program for professional theatre outreach and social engagement.

Read the TCG press release here.