Classroom Artist Series

Each year the theater department hosts several professional theater artists in the classroom. These guests provide the students opportunities to learn about life as a working artist. The 2014-2015 guests will be posted soon.

Listed below are the artists who were able to visit last year.

Voiceover Acting

Janet Paone, Minneapolis Artist

Technical Direction and The Children’s Theatre

Adriane Heflin, Technical Director, The Children’s Theatre Company

Stage Management at the Guthrie

Chris Code, Stage Manager, The Guthrie Theater

http://www.guthrietheater.org/

Classical South Indian Dance

Ranee Ramaswamy, Co-Artistic Director, Ragamala Dance

http://www.ragmala.net/

Issues of Race, Ethnicity, and Representation in Asian American Theater

Josephine Lee, Associate Professor, English, University of Minnesota

http://english.umn.edu/faculty/profile.php?=jolee

The Playwriting Series

Joe Waetcher

2013-14 McKnight Advancement Grant Recipient, The Playwrights’ Center

http://www.joewaechter.com/about/bio/

Josh Wilder

2013-14 Many Voices Fellow, The Playwrights’ Center

http://iamtheinnercity.com

Hayley Finn

Associate Artistic Director, The Playwrights’ Center

http://www.pwcenter.org/about_staff.php