Hazel M. Hernandez
HAZEL M. HERNANDEZ
BROOKLYN, NY 11221
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Arts facilitator with 4+years in theatre curation. Possess diversified skill sets covering: administrative support, writing, social media, and events. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to cultivate new relationships with artists and clients. Seeking opportunities in literary, production, and development. Passionate about storytelling in a digital world, and broadening visibility for underrepresented communities.
Spanish fluency (spoken and written); knowledge of basic French
Proficient in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint on Mac and PC
Proficient in social media platforms: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Tumblr
Self Employed, New York, NY October 2013 - Present
Freelance Teaching Artist
Maintain a secure and constructive environment for small and large groups of children ages 2-15.
Coordinate and manage activities such as lesson plans, playdates and outings in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens.
Sundance Institute- New York, NY November 2017-June 2018
Literary (Temp Assistant)
Assisted General literary manager in selection of Theatre lab applicants using FluidReview System
Attended in assisted in annual MASS MOCA Theatre lab 2017
The Public Theatre, New York, NY July - August 2017
Theatre Initiative Resident Program
Assisted Artist(s)-in-Residence at The Public Theatre, through partnership with Brooklyn College, to research/develop new work.
Hi Arts, New York, NY April - August 2015
Ideated and executed fundraising events including DC Hip Hop Theatre Festival and monthly Needle Drop Happy Hour to help generate revenue and increase donor giving for the organization.
Assisted in creating and coordinating education and community building programs such as: Black Book Master Class
Treasure & Bond, New York, NY August 2011 - August 2013
Generated over $200,000 in revenue through merchandise sales for 16 non-profit organizations benefiting children in NYC.
Researched products and attended vendor meetings.
Assisted in coordinating large scale events for various vendors such as: GQ, Bobbi Brown, and Isabel Toledo
B.A., Theater Arts, Brooklyn College/CUNY Awards: Iris J. Giannota and Yolanda G. Jacobs Scholarship
Volunteer Experience .
Time Inc. / People en Español, New York, NY July 2014
Member, Latina Millennial Research Group
Participated in group of 5 women to assist Digital Sales Planning team to improve interest and site traffic.
Theater, Directing, Playwriting