Who We Are

profile5 Christina Thyssen is a writer, story coach and teacher. She holds a Ph.D in American literature and teaches writing and literature at University at Albany. She also teaches writing to prison inmates. As a story coach, she works with both individual writers and organizations to guide them in shaping and telling their story. She is the co-founder and producer of On The Fly, a monthly Moth-style story slam in Hudson NY and is currently at work on a memoir about raising a special needs daughter. 

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CAITLIN LANGSTAFF Caitlin Langstaff is an actor, director, producer, story coach and teacher. She holds an M.F.A. in theatre and is a member of The Actors Studio and Actors Equity. She is co-artistic director of Tidal Theatre Company and Tsunami Sound Waves, producing original work for the stage and radio. She was co-creator for the Outer Capes only story slam, The Mosquito. She was a professor at Suffolk University for 11 years teaching all aspects of theatre.

You can listen and subscribe to The Mosquito Story Slam Podcast on Itunes and Sound Cloud.

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