Theater Arts Faculty

  • Eileen Blumenthal

    Eileen Blumenthal has a Ph.D. in history of the theater from Yale and M.A. and B.A....

  • William Carden

    William Carden was artistic director of the ...

  • Christopher Cartmill

    Christopher Cartmill is an award-winning playwright, actor, and director. He taught for...

  • Elizabeth Clancy

    Elizabeth Clancy’s Broadway costume design credits include A Christmas Story, Passing Strange, Edward...

  • Allen Cutler

    Properties Supervisor

    Allen Cutler is a visual artist and designer.  e has been Prop Master and Prop Designer at The Berkshire...

  • F. Mitchell Dana

    Emeritus

    F. Mitchell Dana has lit over 600 professional productions in addition to working as a, technical director, head electrician on industrials and...

  • David Dannenfelser

    Dannenfelser received a BA in special education from William Paterson University,...

  • Richard Dresser

    Richard Dresser’s plays are widely produced in New York City, regional theater, and Europe. They include Rounding Third, ...

  • David Esbjornson

    Chair, Department of Theater

    David Esbjornson’s work as a director includes the Broadway debut and London...

  • William Esper

    Emeritus

    William Esper has been the head of his own studio in New York City for more than 30 years...

  • Vickie Esposito

    Associate Head Of Design Program

    Vickie Esposito's first job after completing her MFA was as resident designer for Chimera Theater, St. Paul.  After 2½ years,...

  • Helen Farmer

    Helen Farmer was born and raised in Calgary, Alberta. She graduated from Mason Gross with an MFA in 2008. She has worked with various theaters...

  • Julie Foh

    Voice and Speech

    Julie Foh holds an M.F.A. in voice and ...

  • David P. Gordon

    David Gordon has designed the scenery for more than 250 productions and has worked extensively in Broadway and off-Broadway productions and for...

  • Louise Grafton

    Louise Grafton has worked for regional theaters, the New York Shakespeare Festival, the Old Vic in London, the Oxford Playhouse, several...

  • Karin Graybash

    Sound Supervisor

    Karin Graybash is a freelance sound designer and sound engineer. Her focus is design...

  • Christopher Halladay

    Off-Broadway: Most recent – In Masks Outrageous and Austere (the world premiere of Tennessee Williams...

  • Deborah Hedwall

    Deborah Hedwall received her professional acting training from Sanford...

  • Israel Hicks

    Israel Hicks passed away July 3, 2010.

    Mr. Hicks was an associate artist of the Denver Center Theatre Company where he made history by...

  • Catherine Homa-Rocchio

    Costume shop supervisor

    Catherine Homa-Rocchio has worked with costumes for 26 years. Before joining...

  • Donald Jensen

    Emeritus

    Donald Jensen has designed and painted for Broadway, Off-Broadway, and regional theaters, as well as for ballet, opera, television, and film. He...

  • Virginia Johnson

    Emeritus

    Virginia Johnson spent eight years at The Juilliard School, with three years as costume shop supervisor. She has assisted costume designers on...

  • Marshall Jones III

    Jones has 20 years of theater and live entertainment management experience in a wide variety of key executive positions at some of New York City...

  • Jerilyn Jurinek

    Jerilyn Jurinek is a painter of...

  • Kevin Kittle

    Kevin Kittle has worked as Joseph ...

  • Eric Krebs

    Emeritus

    Eric Krebs is the founder and artistic director of the Off-Broadway John Houseman and Douglas Fairbanks theaters. His New York producing credits...

  • David Letwin

    David Letwin teaches Theater History, Dramatic Structure, and Script Analysis for Actors...

  • Jan Leys

    Jan Leys (movement) is a native of Antwerp, Belgium. He arrived in New York in 1980 and danced for five years with The Muller/Works. There, he...

  • Danielle Liccardo-Massood

    Danielle Liccardo began her theater training as an actress under the direction of...

  • Joseph Mancuso

    Joseph A. Mancuso has more than 20 years of experience as an artist, educator, and arts/...

  • Barbara Marchant

    Associate Chair/Head of Acting; Director, Rutgers Conservatory at Shakespeare's Globe

    Barbara Marchant was awarded the teacher of the year award at Rutgers University and is...

  • Patricia McCorkle

    McCorkle Casting, Ltd. (Pat McCorkle...

  • Joseph Miklojcik, Jr.

    Emeritus

    Joseph Miklojcik, Jr. designed the...

  • Peter Miller

    Peter Miller has an undergraduate degree from Harvard and studied scene painting with Lester ...

  • R. Michael Miller

    Head of Design And Production/Set Design

    R. Michael Miller designed the Broadway, off-Broadway, Los Angeles, and six other regional productions of  Stephen...

  • David Murin

    David Murin was recently represented with his designs for the...

  • Gerald Rabkin

    Emeritus

    Gerald Rabkin earned his undergraduate degree at Brooklyn College and his graduate...

  • Heather Rasche

    Heather Rasche is an actress, a scholar, and an associate teacher of...

  • Sari Ruskin

    Sari Ruskin trained at the Neighborhood Playhouse and HB Studios. She studied dance with...

  • James Ryan

    James Ryan has written over 15 plays and a dozen screenplays. His work has been produced at Playwrights Horizons, Ensemble Studio...

  • Amy Saltz

    Emeritus

    Amy Saltz has directed extensively throughout the United States and Russia. New York City...

  • Susan Schuld

    Susan Schuld served on faculties with Circle and the Square, CAP...

  • Harold Scott

    Emeritus

    Harold Scott passed away at his home, July 16, 2006.

    Harold Scott was a member of the original company of the Repertory Theater of...

  • Greg Seel

    Greg Seel graduated from Wilmington College, Ohio, before training at the Drama Studio,...

  • William Serow

    Billy Serow started acting at the age of 6, and worked professionally from the age of 16,...

  • Kathleen Tolan

    Head of MFA Playwriting

    Kathleen Tolan began acting in plays off-Broadway, regional theaters, and in film and TV....

  • Timothy Warner

    Part-Time Lecturer

    Timothy Warner is an electronic media artist working in various formats, including video, photo, electronic sound, 3D printing, performance and...

  • Samuel Brett Williams

    Samuel Brett Williams’ plays have been developed and/or produced at the Eugene O’Neill National Playwrights...