THIS YEAR’S PRESENTER: CROM SAUNDERS
ASL Immersion Weekend 2011
April 15th, 16th, and 17th
Crom Saunders grew up in Northern California, and graduated from California State University, Sacramento with a M.A. in Creative Writing. Crom is very passionate about his theatre work! In addition to several appearances in full productions, and performing with the ASL Comedy Tour circuit, Crom has his own one-man show, “Cromania!”. Cromania! tours nationwide, featuring skits incorporating over 40 different characters, comedy, improv, and storytelling!
Crom also co-founded ICEWORM, a nationally touring troupe which features improv and sketch comedy. After directing two other plays which Crom wrote himself, he recently completed his fourth directing job- an ASL production of the musical, “Chicago”. He has also been gaining recognition online with his “Clogs”, which are Crom’s unique vlogs. They have have been viewed by thousands of people on YouTube and Facebook.
Crom also has interpreted dozens of plays, from children’s theatre to musicals and has taught dozens of ASL linguistics and theatrical workshops across the nation. He currently teaches at the ITP program featured at Columbia College, Chicago, and is working on launching a nationally touring ASL Improv Troupe, known as “Interpreter’s Nightmare”,
You can check out some of his work on http://cromsaunders.tripod.com or search “Crom Clog” on YouTube.