High school English teacher in the rugged mountains of California. Department chair, drama teacher, classical guitarist, playwright, teacher and author of plays, musicals, short stories and poetry. But mainly, sincere lover of teaching!
If it's fun, learning comes easy.
Winner of the prestigious Siskiyou Performing Arts Center 2007 Playwright of the Year Award. Over forty of his plays have had hundreds of productions all over the world. His musicals have been showcased at the Yankee Thespian Festival in Massachusetts, the Kansas Thespian Festival, and the Gold Coast Thespian Festival in Australia.
Immaculate Conception grade school, Phila. Cardinal Dougherty HS, Phila. LaSalle University, Philadelphia; BA Southern Oregon University, Ashland, Oregon - MA
for information on plays and musicals by this author, go here: https://histage.com/gerald-murphy http://www.playscripts.com/playwrights/bios/874 http://www.lazybeescripts.co.uk/Authors/Author.aspx?iIA=10 http://www.romeolovesjuliet.com/
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, Specialty, Science, Anatomy, Archaeology, Astronomy, Basic Principles, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Environment, Physics, Other (Science), Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Civics, Government, Native Americans, U.S. History, European History, World History, Middle Ages, World Language, French, Arts & Music, Art History, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, Other (Arts), Music, Music Composition, Vocal Music, Instrumental Music, Other (Music), Physical Education, Drama, EFL - ESL - ELD, Career and Technical Education, Health, Art, Art History, Education, English, Film, History, Judaic Studies, Music and Dance, Philosophy, Religion, Sociology, Theater Arts, Women's Studies, Canadian History, Australian History, British History, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), Life Skills, Religion, Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Business, Psychology, Economics , Character Education, General Science, Physical Science, ESL / ELL / EFL, Criminal Justice - Law, Criminal Justice, Short Stories, Writing, Asian Studies, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Physical Therapy, Halloween, The New Year, Dance, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents' Day, Black History Month, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Earth Day, Informational Text, Vocational Education, Women's History Month, African History