Assistant Professor, Acting Director of Graduate Studies
Murphy Hall, Room 206

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin. Theatre History and Criticism.
M.A., University of Texas at Austin. Theatre History and Criticism.
B.S., Highest Distinction, Northwestern University. Theatre and Women’s Studies.

Associate Professor
Murphy Hall, Room 228

M.F.A., Boston University
Movement, Acting

Professor, Director, School of the Arts Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Strong Hall, Room 200

Ph.D., New York University
Theatre History and Criticism; Performance Theory; Religious Performance; Jewish Popular Culture

Visiting Assistant Professor, Acting Undergraduate Advising Coordinator
Murphy Hall, Room 227

MFA, London International School of Performing Arts/ Naropa University
Movement, Acting

Dennis Christilles portrait
Associate Professor, Artistic Director of the University Theatre
Murphy Hall, Room 356-A

Ph.D., University of Kansas
Scenography and Greek Theatre

Associate Professor
Murphy Hall, Room 356
Ph.D., Cornell University; D.E.A. Université de Paris
Theatre History; French Theatre; Acting; Directing
Associate Professor, Acting Chair Director of Graduate Studies
Murphy Hall, Room 302

Ph.D. University of Southern California, Los Angeles
African-American theater and performance, popular culture, acting, Hip-hop Studies, American Studies, Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Improvisation theory, Transnationalism and Solo Performance.

Professor, Head of Scenography Program
Murphy Hall, Room 233

M.F.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Scenography, Technology, Computers

Rebecca Rovit
Associate Professor
Murphy Hall, Room 200

Ph.D., Florida State University
Script Analysis, Theatre History, Modern European Drama, Jewish Artistic production in Nazi Germany, Theatre and Genocide.

Kelly Vogel portrait
Visiting Assistant Professor
Murphy Hall, Room 203

MFA, University of Kansas

Assistant Professor, Artistic Director of Kansas Repertory Theatre
Murphy Hall, Room 214B
Ph.D., CUNY Graduate Center
M.F.A., University of Delaware
B.F.A., CalArts
Acting; Actor Training; Directing; Theatre History; Sociology of Theatre
Jeanne Averill headshot
Murphy Hall, room #421

Acting 1

Janice Craft
Murphy Hall, Room 421

Public Speaking as Performance

Laura Kirk
Murphy Hall, Room 421

Acting for the Camera

Courtesy Faculty
Bailey Hall, room #9
Ph.D., University of Kansas
Acting, Directing, American Theatre History
Professor, Theatre & Women's Studies

Ph.D., University of Ife, Nigeria
Nigerian Theatre, Poststructuralism, Postcolonialism

Ph.D., University of Iowa
Theory, Criticism, Directing
Associate Professor

Ph.D., University of Kansas
Cognitive Psychology, Reception Studies, K-12 Theatre

Professor Emeritus

London's Rose Bruford College of Speech & Drama; BA in English and American Literature, University of Kent at Canterbury; Int'l Phonetic Assoc. Certificate of Proficiency, University College, London.

Associate Professor

M.F.A., Pennsylvania State University
Scenography, Women's Theatre

M.A., Northwestern University
Scenography, Design Theory

Professor Emeritus

B.A. in theatre from Otterbein College (Ohio)

M.A. and Ph.D. in Theatre Studies from KU

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