„The art of living is the most important of the arts. All others derive from this. Without a vision of a beautiful life, the other arts are incomplete… So let us encourage people to seek, to experiment, to design, to create, and to dream“

wm.s.coperthwaite

Biography

Born:   Pieoria, Illinois, USA
Education: 1980 - 1984 Boston College, BA Theater/Communications
  1983 Ithaca College, London England
Practical Experience: 1983 BBC Television, "Breakfast Time", London, England
  1982 Maine Photographic College, Film-Video Workshop
  1981 Saddleback Television Center
  1980 Boston Catholic Television
Commercial Production: 1985 "Bikini Breakdown", music video, Camera Assistant
  1985 "American Dance Heritage", Stagemanager
  1985 "Billy Galvin", feature film, Third Electrician
  1985 "Clue", video game, grip work
  1984 - 1986 Freelance work on Commercial, documentary, and Industrials, as grip, electrician, dolly grip
  1984 - 1986 Filmarts, production manager and technician in Commercial, DocumentaryFilms
  1984 "Handel's Teseo", opera, Stage Technician
Own Productions: 1987 - 1988 "Energy Tour", documentary for Service Civil International
  1984 "Modern Dance", documentary for cable TV, Boston
  1984 "Dark Side of the Moon", Lighting Designer
  1983 "Happy Ever After", 16mm film, for womans crisis center, Missula, Montana
Service Civil International: 1986 - 1989 Member and Camp Organizer
Energy and Environmental Center, Springe, Germany: 1988 - 1995 Member and Organizer, German non-profit Organization
  Director for International groups, Seminar and workshop production
Musical Career: seit 1995     Niedersachsentagen Eröffnungskonzert, 2009
    Venne Folkfrühling, 2009
    Shrewsbury Folkfestival, England 2008
    Rudolstadt Folkfestival, 2007
    Masala Weltmusik Festival, Tanzfest, 2007
    Mittlealterlichen Festivals: Erfurt, Hassendorf, Hanstein, Hildesheim
    Konzerte in der Burg, Coppenbrügge
    Hefehof's "LaLu" in Hameln
    50 Jahre Jazzclub, Holzminden.
    Schloss Gifhorn
    Neuen Rathaus,Hannover
    England Tournee, Holmirth Folkfestival
    Rudolstadt Folkfest
    Masala World Music Fest
    TanzFestivals in: Bremen, Kiel, Lüneburg,Berlin,Dortmund, Erlangen, Leipzig
    please see www.sue-sheehan.de/Termine/ aktuelle Termine or www.sue-sheehan.de/ Termine/ durchgeführte Konzerte for more information, these are just a few dates
Cd's: 2016 "Solo-Album - Time´s Ticking"
2015 "Tales of the Future Past" mit dem Duo Sudden Flow
  2012 "Single Wing" mit der Gruppe Emerald
  2010 "NEW WAY BACK" mit der Gruppe Sudden Flow, Label: leiselaut
  2008 "The Great Divide" mit der Gruppe Emerald
  2006 "Oppin" mit der Gruppe Brassberries
  2001 "Flying High" mit der Gruppe Summerfly
Radio&TV: 2012 "NDR1 - Musikland", mit Emerald & Suddenflow, Hamburg
  2011 "wmpg - Radio Portland", Portland, Maine, USA
  2010 "Radioaktiv", Hameln/Pyrmont
  2009 "Radioaktiv", Hameln/Pyrmont
  2007 "Radioaktiv", Hameln/Pyrmont
  2007 "Radio Flora", Hannover
  2004 "MDR", Radio&TV
  2001 "Radio Aktiv", Hameln
  1998 "NDR - Hallo Niedersachsen", Hamburg
Photographic Experience and Exhibitions: 2014-16 various exhibitions with "Artes Wesera" a community of Artists
in Weserbergland
2010-13 Zahnarzt Praxis Dr. Häsemeyer & Dr. Thies, Springe
2009 Dörper Künstler Tage
  2008-11 Ausstellung "Raus in die Natur", Seminarhaus Großenaspe www.raus-in-die-natur.de
  2006 Dörper Künstler Tage
  2004 Sebastian Krüger Museum
  2003 Key Largo, Springe
  2002 "Transition", Lalu Hefehof, Hameln
  2002 "Frauen Kultur Tage", Springe
  2002 "Time in Paris", Cafe Solaire, Eldagsen
  2001 "Buchveröffentlichung", unterstützt von Landschaftsverband, Coppenbrügge
  2001 Studio Sanchez, Wurzburg
  1998 Target gmbH, Hannover
  1998 "Mensch und Natur", Kultur-Verein Colorith, Coppenbrügge
  1997 Galerie Graugans, Weensen
  1997 "Zeitspuren", Bookstore, Detmold
  1996 "Natur und Skulptur", Volksbank am Ith, Lauenstein
  1995 Galerie Cafe Klatsch, Hannover, Germany
  1994 "Women in Movement", photocontest for German Women's Ministry, prize winner
Fortbildung in der Akademie für Kulturelle Bildung, Wolfenbüttel: 2006 "Maskenbau, Maskenspiel" Steve Jarand
2004 "Maskenbau, Maskenspiel" Steve Jarand
2004 "Showtime" Erik Gedeon
  2003 "Improvisation-Acting-Entertainment", Keith Johnstone
  2003 "Seid Umschlungen, Millionen" Theaterbereich, Erik Gedeon
  1999 Licht, Photographie, K.Meyer
  1998 Ausstellungs Betrieb, Olaf Zimmermann
  1996 Experimentelle Photographie, W.Reinke
  1995 Portrait Photograhie, W. Reinke
Fortbildung im TuT - der Schule für Tanz, Clown & Theater, Hannover: 2011-12 Ausbildung zum "Klinikclown"
Masters of Arts, CENTER FOR WORLD MUSIC, Universität Hildesheim: since 2016 "musik.welt - Kulturelle Diversität in der musikalischen Bildung", Zertifikatsstudium