Shelby Marie Blocker
is a working theatre educator, performer, and scenic artist. Prior to joining Hope Stone's theatre outreach program in 2015, Shelby has been teaching theater and stagecraft with both Main Street Theatre and Young Audiences of Houston. She has taught in-house as well as in various schools, reaching out to children from ages 5 to 15 about the importance of internal and external communication. Shelby also regularly records her voice with Sentai Filmworks, paints various sets throughout the Houston theatre community, and just recently closed Gambrels of the Sky with Landing Theatre Co. She looks forward to working with Catastrophic Theatre on Buried Child, and performing in The Johns with Mildred Umbrella in the fall.