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Will Jones

Sixth-year PhD Candidate


Will Jones is a sixth-year PhD candidate with an MA in Performance Studies from New York University as well as a BA in Theatre & English from Chapman University. Prior to studying at UC San Diego, Will taught Theatre at a performing arts academy in the Austin, TX area. While enrolled at NYU, Will read and evaluated scripts for the Public Theatre, Lark Play Development Center, and held an internship at The American Place Theatre. UC San Diego credits: Much Ado About Nothing (Director), Baby Teeth (AD, WNPF ‘17), Vieux Carré (Dramaturg), Othello (Dramaturg), The Misanthrope (Dramaturg), Monster (Dramaturg, WNPF ‘19).


spectatorship, national identity, imagination


BA in Theatre & English, Chapman University

MA in Performance Studies, New York University

UC San Diego credits

Baby Teeth (AD, WNPF ‘17)

Vieux Carré (Dramaturg)

Othello (Dramaturg)

The Misanthrope (Dramaturg)

Monster (Dramaturg, WNPF ‘19)

Much Ado About Nothing (Director)