- Friday, 4:30–5:30pm
Mark Rafael, a graduate of Brown University and the Yale School of Drama, has been an instructor in Acting and Theater at the University of California Berkeley, University of San Francisco, The American Conservatory Theater, and the Academy of Art University. He is also a communications consultant and speech coach for clients such as Cisco, Facebook, and Pinterest. He is the author of Telling Stories: A Grand Unifying Theory of Acting Techniques. He has appeared at many Bay Area theaters and his film and television credits include Titanic, Trauma, Chance, Star Trek Voyager, and The Practice.