Faculty & Staff

The theatre faculty offers a rich diversity of theatrical knowledge, experiences and interests. Rigorously committed to art and exploration, the theatre faculty is active, caring, and dedicated to helping each and every student discover and develop their own artistic talents and interests. Our faculty possess a wide range of directing, acting, voice, movement and design techniques and have skills and experience in performance art and puppet theatre.

Full-time Faculty and Staff

Eve Muson
Department Chair; Associate Professor
Evan McDougall
Assistant Technical Director/Head Electrician
Eric Abele
Associate Chair; Undergraduate Program Director
Senior Lecturer, Costume Design
Adam Mendelson
Senior Lecturer, Lighting and Sound Design
Margaret Caster
Costume Shop Manager
Greggory Schraven
Senior Lecturer; Production Manager/Technical Director
Tessara Morgan Farley
Production Stage Manager
Colette Searls
Professor; Head of BFA Acting
Nikki Hartman
Associate Professor, Acting & Directing
Nigel Semaj
Assistant Professor
Becca Janney
Visiting Lecturer of Costume Technology and Design
Nate Sinnott
Associate Professor, Set Design
Susan McCully
Associate Professor
Gerrad Alex Taylor
Assistant Professor

Adjunct Faculty and Part Time Staff

Tyler Brust
Puppet Builder, Properties Designer, Carpenter, and Scenic Artist
Andrew Hann
Adjunct Faculty
Joseph W. Ritsch
Adjunct Faculty
Susan Stroupe
Adjunct Faculty

Office Staff

Derek Prouty
Business Services Specialist
Katie Hileman
General Associate

Emeritus Faculty and Professional Staff

William T. Brown
Terry Cobb
Dr. Alan Kreizenbeck
Xerxes Mehta
Wendy Salkind
Lynn Watson