Theater & Performance Studies Faculty

Core Faculty

The current roster of core teaching faculty features many of the leading scholars, directors, performers, designers, playwrights, dramaturgs, choreographers, critics, technicians, community-based and multimedia artists in the field. The program also benefits from the participation of Associated Theater Faculty from across campus.

Christine Evans, Ph.D.

Director, Theater & Performance Studies Program; Professor

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Natsu Onoda Power, Ph.D.

Artistic Director, Davis Performing Arts Center; Professor

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Dorothy Barnes-Driggers, M.F.A.

Adjunct Assistant Teaching Professor; Costume Shop Manager

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Soyica Colbert, Ph.D.

Idol Family Professor, Georgetown College; Professor of African American Studies and Performing Arts

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Derek Goldman, Ph.D.

Co-founding Director, Laboratory for Global Performance and Politics; Professor

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Anita Gonzalez, Ph.D.

Founding Co-leader of the Racial Justice Institute; Professor of African American Studies and Performing Arts

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Johanna Gruenhut

Adjunct Lecturer

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Robert Jansen, M.F.A.

Assistant Professor of the Practice

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Emma Jaster, B.A.

Adjunct Lecturer; Associate Director, The Laboratory for Global Performance and Politics

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Sarah Marshall, B.F.A.

Adjunct Assistant Professor

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Maya E. Roth, Ph.D.

Della Rosa Associate Professor

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Kimberly Schraf, B.A.

Adjunct Lecturer

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Sivagami “Shiva” Subbaraman, M.A.

Adjunct Lecturer; Lead Adviser, Faculty Initiative for Justice, Equity & Community

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Alexandra Templer, M.F.A.

Adjunct Lecturer

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Michael T. Williams, M.F.A.

Assistant Professor of the Practice

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Associated Theater Faculty

Below is a list of faculty from across campus who teach courses in the Theater & Performance Studies Program. Please click on their names to learn more.

Roger Bensky, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus, French

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Gianni Cicali, Ph.D.

Professor, Italian

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Jennifer Fink, Ph.D.

Professor, English

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John Glavin, Ph.D.

Professor, English

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Ricardo Ortiz, Ph.D.

Professor, English

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Victoria Pedrick, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Classics

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Katrin Sieg, Ph.D.

Professor, German

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Guy Spielmann, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, French

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