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Celeste’s youth and children’s plays have been performed throughout Houston at schools, theaters, and organizations.


Mrs. Walker has taught as a playwright-in-residence with Writers-in-the-Schools,
Rice University’s Summer Creative Writing Program, Texas Southern University’s Children’s Theatre Camp, Express Children’s Theatre, The Girl Scouts, and many others.

 

 

YOUTH PLAYS AND PROJECTS 

YOUTH  AND CHILDREN’S PLAYS

Butterfly Girls (Obesity Project)

2011, Grant NIH, Baylor University

I, Barbara Jordan

2008, Commission, Alley Theatre

Hip Hoppin’ the Dream

2006, Encore Theatre, Klein High School

Giants in the Land

2004, Commission, Express Children’s Theatre

Profiles in Black

2003, Commission, Express Children’s Theatre

Freedom Train

2002, Commission, Express Children’s Theatre

Fabulous African Fables

2001, Commission, Express Children’s Theatre

The African Talking Drum

2000, Commission, Express Children’s Theatre

One Girl, One Light

2000, Commission, Girl Scouts, USA (Pluralism Award)

Where My Girls At?

1999, The Ensemble Theatre, (NEA Grant)

Noble Lofton, Buffalo Soldier

1993, Commission Witte Museum, S.A. TX

Black Diamonds

1993, The Ensemble Theatre 

  

THEATER WORKSHOPS/WRITING PROGRAMS

Act ‘n’ Write  A program that uses writing and theater exercises as tools to help

youth create stories, poems, and skits dealing with social issues relevant to them. (Founder)

Summer Creative Writing Workshop (School Literacy and Culture Project, Rice Univ)

Texas Southern Univ. Children’s Theatre Camp (Playwright)

HISD’s Project Teach, (TAH)2

Author’s Day, High Schools

Region IV’s PATH Teaching American History Grant

Creative Writing Summer Program, Project Row House

Writers–in-the-Schools Program

 

FEATURE FILM/VIDEO

Medipaid Queens, a film about pregnancy among young inner city girls