Student Opportunities

Resumé-Building Student Masterclass

Facilitators: Max Wojtanowicz and Maureen Sherman-Mendez

Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 5:30 pm

900 Hennepin Third Floor

In the world of theater, your resumé can make a lasting first impression. Want to make the best one possible? Join us on Tue 12/14 at 5:30pm for an in-depth look at the dos and don’ts of resumés and head shots. Bring your in-progress resumé to workshop – or start completely fresh with a little help from resumé wizards (and Spotlight teaching artists) Max Wojtanowicz and Maureen Sherman-Mendez!


MAX WOJTANOWICZ is a performer, playwright, educator and producer based in the Twin Cities. A native of Rice, MN, and a graduate of St. Olaf College, he has been seen on area stages such as the Guthrie, Children’s Theatre, Ten Thousand Things, the Jungle, Park Square, Old Log, Ordway, Nautilus, and more. His plays have been produced at the Minnesota Fringe, Illusion Theater, Latté Da, Daleko Arts, the Mayo Clinic, and the United Solo Festival in New York. He lives in New Hope with his husband, Allen.

MAUREEN SHERMAN-MENDEZ is a performer, director, choreographer and teaching artist. Maureen has been seen on many Twin Cities stages, including Guthrie Theater, The Ordway, Chanhassen Dinner Theatres, Children’s Theater Company and Theater Latte Da. Maureen has been involved in many facets of the Spotlight program including, Showcase Choreographer, Evaluator, The Legacy Project, Showcase Performer, Disney Musicals in Schools, Teaching Artist in Residence, Master Class instructor, and Community Conversation Facilitator. Maureen currently serves as the Artistic Associate at Artistry Theater.