Faculty


Faculty

Leraldo Anzaldua

Leraldo Anzaldua

Assistant Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Movement and Stage Combat

  • lanzaldu@iu.edu
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Stafford C. Berry, Jr.

Stafford C. Berry, Jr.

Director, African American Dance Company

Professor of Practice, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Professor of Practice, African American and African Diaspora Studies

  • berryst@iu.edu
  • 275 N. Jordan Ave. 310
Paul Brunner

Paul Brunner

Associate Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Theatre Technology

  • pbrunner@indiana.edu
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Selene Carter

Selene Carter

Assistant Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • sbcarter@indiana.edu
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Research Interests
history; movement analysis; improvisation; modern dance technique; repertory

Ray Fellman

Ray Fellman

Associate Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Vocal Instruction for Musical Theatre

  • rfellman@indiana.edu
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Liza Gennaro

Liza Gennaro

Associate Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Choreographer

Head, Musical Theatre B.F.A. Program

  • lgennaro@indiana.edu
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Peter Gil-Sheridan

Peter Gil-Sheridan

Visiting Assistant Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • pgil@iu.edu
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Jennifer Goodlander

Jennifer Goodlander

Assistant Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Theatre History, Theory, and Literature

Affiliate Assistant Professor, Gender Studies

  • jgoodlan@indiana.edu
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Allen Hahn

Allen Hahn

Associate Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Lighting Design

  • aldhahn@indiana.edu
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Andrew Hopson

Andrew Hopson

Associate Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Sound Design

  • anhopson@indiana.edu
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Terry LaBolt

Terry LaBolt

Musical Director, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Musical Theatre Program

  • tlabolt@indiana.edu
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Nancy Lipschultz

Nancy Lipschultz

Associate Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Voice and Speech

  • nlipschu@indiana.edu
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Reuben Lucas

Reuben Lucas

Assistant Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Scenic Design

  • reulucas@indiana.edu
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Nyama McCarthy-Brown

Nyama McCarthy-Brown

Assistant Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • nyamcb@indiana.edu
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Henry McDaniel

Henry McDaniel

Visiting Assistant Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Voice and Acting

  • hamcdani@iu.edu
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Dale McFadden

Dale McFadden

Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Acting and Directing

Associate Chair

Director of Undergraduate Studies

  • mcfadden@indiana.edu
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Murray McGibbon

Murray McGibbon

Associate Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Acting and Directing

  • mcgibbon@indiana.edu
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Jenny McKnight

Jenny McKnight

Visiting Assistant Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Acting and Directing

  • jenmckni@iu.edu
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Jonathan R. Michaelsen

Jonathan R. Michaelsen

Chairperson, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • jrmichae@indiana.edu
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Heather Milam

Heather Milam

Professor of Practice, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Costume Technology

  • hamilam@indiana.edu
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Eleanor Owicki

Eleanor Owicki

Visiting Assistant Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Theatre History, Theory, and Literature

  • eowicki@indiana.edu
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Linda Pisano

Linda Pisano

Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Head of Design and Technology

Costume Design

  • lpisano@indiana.edu
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Richard Roland

Richard Roland

Visiting Assistant Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Musical Theatre

  • riroland@iu.edu
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Kenneth L. Roberson

Kenneth L. Roberson

Professor of Practice, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Musical Theatre

  • kennrobe@indiana.edu
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Elizabeth Limons Shea

Elizabeth Limons Shea

Associate Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Director, Contemporary Dance Program

  • eshea@indiana.edu
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Research Interests
choreography, dance-making and movement design for live concert performance, new media, film, theatre, and opera; somatic research, theory, and pedagogy for movement efficiency; motor learning, control, and performance in dance

Ansley Valentine

Ansley Valentine

Associate Professor, Theatre, Drama and Contemporary Dance

Acting and Directing

  • arvalent@indiana.edu
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Ronald Wainscott

Ronald Wainscott

Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

History, Theory and Literature

  • wainscot@indiana.edu
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Adjunct Faculty

Alison Calhoun

Alison Calhoun

Assistant Professor, French

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • abcalhou@indiana.edu
  • (812) 856-6731
  • Global and International Studies Building 3145

Research Interests
early modern french drama; theater; opera; ballet; festivals; intellectual and cultural history of the french renaissance; relationship between music and literature

Christian Claessens

Christian Claessens

Adjunct, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • cclaesse@indiana.edu
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Sherilyn Foley

Sherilyn Foley

Adjunct, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • snfoley@indiana.edu
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Jane Goodman

Jane Goodman

Associate Professor, Anthropology

Adjunct Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • janegood@indiana.edu
  • Student Building 130

Research Interests
performance and civic life; intertextuality; colonial and postcolonial formations; theater; music; poetry; North Africa; Middle East; France

Lalah Hazelwood

Lalah Hazelwood

Adjunct, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • lhazelwo@indiana.edu
  • Eigenmann Hall 617
Rachel Newbrough

Rachel Newbrough

Adjunct, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • rcnewbro@indiana.edu
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Harriet Newman Leve

Harriet Newman Leve

Visiting Scholar, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Broadway Producer

  • theatre@indiana.edu
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Stephanie Nugent

Stephanie Nugent

Adjunct, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • stnugent@indiana.edu
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Susan Seizer

Susan Seizer

Associate Professor, Anthropology

Affiliate, Folklore and Ethnomusicology

Adjunct, American Studies

Adjunct, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Affiliate Associate Professor, Gender Studies

Research Interests
humor in use; stigma and its effects; performance; dance; theater; circus; standup comedy; south asian studies; ethnographic writing and ethnographic methods; documentary; Diaspora; feminist film; disability studies; gender studies; kinship

Shawn Stevens

Shawn Stevens

Adjunct, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • shawstev@indiana.edu
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Susan Swaney

Susan Swaney

Adjunct Voice Instructor, Theatre, Drama and Contemporary Dance

Musical Theatre

  • sswaney@indiana.edu
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Sonia Velázquez

Sonia Velázquez

Assistant Professor, Religious Studies

Assistant Professor, Comparative Literature

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

History, Theory, and Literature

  • velazqus@indiana.edu
  • Sycamore Hall 326

Research Interests
relationship of beauty and holiness religion; secularization and modernity; theoretical approaches to religion and the arts, especially inter-media relations, practices of adaptation and translation, history and theory of iconoclasm and iconophilia; conversion narratives

Stephen Watt

Stephen Watt

Provost Professor, English

Adjunct Professor, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

Roberta Wong

Roberta Wong

Adjunct, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • rwong@indiana.edu
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Academic Specialists

I. Christopher Berg

I. Christopher Berg

Assistant Technical Director

Academic Specialist

  • icberg@indiana.edu
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David Krueger

David Krueger

Master Electrician/Lighting Technology Manager

Academic Specialist

  • dnkruege@indiana.edu
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Thomas Quintas

Thomas Quintas

Production Manager

Lecturer, Stage Management

Academic Specialist

  • tquintas@indiana.edu
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Anne Sorenson

Anne Sorenson

Cutter / Draper

Academic Specialist

  • ansorens@indiana.edu
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Robbie Stanton

Robbie Stanton

Costume Studio Supervisor

Costume Designer

Academic Specialist

  • stantonr@indiana.edu
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