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.

Thomas Salzman             M.F.A.; Professor; Director of Stage & Screen

Dance Faculty

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

Amy Jacques                   M.A.; Instructor of Dance

Karyn Tomczak                M.A.; Assistant Professor- Program Director of Dance

Film & Television Faculty

Arledge Armenaki             Associate Professor; Cinematography

Terry Curtis Fox                Associate Professor; Screenwriting

Jack Sholder                     Professor- Program Director of Film & Television

Theatre Faculty 

Richard Beam                  Ph.D.; Associate Professor; Theatre History

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

D.V. Caitlyn                      M.F.A.; Associate Professor; Acting, Directing & Movement

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

Luther Jones                    M.A.; Assistant Professor; Technical Direction

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

Paul Lormand                  Theatre Manager & Director of Bardo Arts Center

Terrence Mann                Carolyn Plemmons Phillips and Ben R. Phillips Distinguished Professor in Musical Theatre

Nathan Thomas               M.F.A.; Assistant Professor- Program Director of Musical Theatre


David Bortle                     Technical Director at Bardo Arts Center

Melody Huddleston          Full Time Administrative Assistant

Amy Johnson                   Part Time Administrative Assistant

Alex K                               Scene Shop Manager

Anthony "Tony" Sirk         Costume Shop Manager







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