The Theatre Arts faculty and staff are experienced professionals who are dedicated to teaching.  All faculty members work with both undergraduate and graduate students. All serve as advisors on student productions, readings, and workshops. They are accessible, supportive, and committed to their students.

Among the many awards they have received are:

Phillip G. Hubbard Award for Outstanding Education
Eric Forsythe

Regents Award for Faculty Excellence
Alan MacVey

President and Provost Award for Teaching Excellence
Meredith Alexander

Collegiate Teaching Awards
John Cameron, Dare Clubb, Paul Kalina, Kim Marra, Carol MacVey, Bryon Winn

Collegiate Fellow, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Alan MacVey

Joe A. Callaway Prize for Best Book on Drama or Theatre
Kim Marra

Members of the College of Fellows of the American Theatre
Kim Marra, Alan MacVey

Acting & Directing


Playwrights Workshop & Dramaturgy

  • Kate Aspengren

    Kate Aspengren

    Adjunct Assistant Professor, playwriting

  • Art Borreca

    Art Borreca

    Associate Professor, Co-Head of Playwrights Workshop

  • Dare Clubb

    Dare Clubb

    Associate Professor, Co-Head of Playwrights Workshop

  • Megan Gogerty

    Megan Gogerty

    Lecturer, musical theatre, dramatic literature & playwriting

  • Kim Marra

    Kim Marra

    Professor, Director of Graduate Studies

Stage Management

Technical Staff

Administrative Staff

Emeritus Faculty

  • David Schaal

    David Schaal

    Emeritus Professor of Playwriting & Dramatic Literature

  • David L. Thayer

    David L. Thayer

    Emeritus Professor of Design, Former Chair of Theatre Arts