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The department's faculty features artists and scholars with national and international profiles whose research and professional work is integral to their work as teachers.

Department scholars are in the forefront of their respective fields and the work of faculty artists is seen regularly in New York, at major American regional theatres, and elsewhere around the world.

* Indicates current Graduate Area Head.
** Indicates current Undergraduate Area Head

Faculty office hours.

Chair - Lisa Portes

Associate Chair - Bobby McElver

Director of Graduate Studies - Deborah Stein 

Director of Undergraduate Studies - Lora Powell


Acting Faculty

Dance Faculty

Design Faculty

Directing Faculty

Performance Studies Faculty

Playwriting Faculty

Stage Management Faculty

Emeritus Faculty

Faculty In Memoriam