Stage & Screen Faculty & Staff

You'll learn from and work with innovative faculty and staff members who bring their unique blend of professional and academic expertise to your studies, both inside and outside the classroom. A diverse group of creative individuals, their focus is on providing you with the finest learning experiences.  Come meet our faculty and staff.

Jayme McGhan                    M.F.A.; Associate Professor; Director of Stage & Screen

Dance Faculty

Amy Dowling                          M.F.A.; Instructor of Dance

Amy Jacques                         M.A.; Instructor of Dance

Film & Television Faculty

Arledge Armenaki                 Associate Professor; Cinematography

Jack Sholder                         Professor- Program Director of Film & Television

Theatre Faculty 

David Bortle                           Technical Director at Bardo Arts Center

Susan Brown-Strauss           M.F.A.; Professor; Costume Design

Chris Collins                          M.F.A.; Technical Direction

Claire Eye                               M.F.A.; Assistant Professor- Program Director of Theatre

Brenda Lilly                            B.A.; Assistant Professor; Acting, Directing and Screenwriting

Paul Lormand                       Theatre Manager & Director of Bardo Arts Center

Terrence Mann                      Carolyn Plemmons Phillips & Ben R. Phillips Distinguished Professor

                                                 in Musical Theatre

Andrew Mannion                   M.F.A.; Assistant Professor; scenic designer

Peter Savage                        M.F.A.; Visiting Assistant Professor; Acting

Katya Stanislavskaya           Assistant Professor; Musical Theatre Program Director



Melody Huddleston               Full Time Administrative Assistant

Kevin King                              Scene Shop Manager

Jason Ledford                       FTP Equipment Manager

Anthony "Tony" Sirk               Costume Shop Manager

Michael Yannette                   Staff Pianist



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