Theatre Faculty

Joseph Appelt

Professor Emeritus

David H. Bell

Professor; Donald G. Robertson Director of Music Theatre

Diane Claussen

Managing Director of the Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts

Tracy C. Davis

Professor, Ethel M. Barber Professor in Performing Arts

David A. Downs

Associate Professor Emeritus in Service

Peter Erickson

Senior Lecturer; faculty affiliate in African American Studies

John Haas

Undergraduate Academic Advisor; Lecturer

Kyla Katz

Director of Advising and Student Affairs; Dance, Theatre, and Performance Studies Advisor; Lecturer in Theatre

Craig D. Kinzer

Associate Professor Emeritus

Ryan T. Nelson

Lecturer; Music Director, Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts

Dassia Posner

Assistant Professor, Theatre, Slavic Languages and Literature; Director, Interdisciplinary PhD program in Theatre and Drama

Anna D. Shapiro

Professor, Marjorie Hoffman Hagan, Class of 1934, Chair of Theatre

Elizabeth W. Son

Assistant Professor of Theatre

Jessica Thebus

Associate Professor; Director, MFA Directing Program

Joel Valentín-Martinez

Distinguished Senior Lecturer of Dance; Director, Dance Program

Harvey Young

Chair of Theatre; Professor, Theatre, Performance Studies, African American Studies, Radio/Television/Film; Director, Interdisciplinary PhD program in Theatre and Drama