School of Theater

Name Email Phone Room
-- School of Theater
Central Office
661-253-7853 E123-O
Christopher Akerlind
Faculty, School of Theater
Lighting Design
cakerlind@calarts.edu 307
Cristian Amigo
Faculty, School of Theater
Sound Design
camigo@calarts.edu 661-291-3053 E103B
Mecca Andrews
Faculty, Movement
mandrews@calarts.edu
Deborah Aquilla
Faculty
661-253-7853 E123-O
Yona Backer
Faculty, School of Theater
ybacker@calarts.edu
Shaurjya Banerjee
Faculty, School of Theater
sbanerjee@calarts.edu 307
Christopher Barreca
Head of Scene Design
Robert Corrigan Chair
cbarreca@calarts.edu 661-222-2704 E123P
Grayson Basina
Production and Studio Associate, Master Carpenter
School of Theater
gbasina@calarts.edu
Camille Benda
Head of Costume Design
cbenda@calarts.edu 661-291-2061 E103B1
Jose Luis Blondet
Faculty, School of Theater
Theater History
jblondet@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Jan Breslauer
Faculty
jbreslauer@calarts.edu
Marissa Chibás
Faculty, Acting
Director of Duende CalArts
mchibas@calarts.edu 661-291-3008 E108
Monty Cole
Faculty
mcole@calarts.edu
Ashley Cole Bruce
Faculty
abruce@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Michael Darling
Head of Technical Direction
School of Theater
mdarling@calarts.edu 661-291-3080 E308
Bart DeLorenzo
Faculty, Theater History
bdelorenzo@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E111
Kate DeWall
Master Electrician
School of Theater
kdewall@calarts.edu 661-291-3029 E651
Heather Ehlers
Faculty, Movement
hehlers@calarts.edu 661-291-3020 E311
Juliianne Figueroa-Castro
Stage Management Faculty, School of Theater
jfigueroa@calarts.edu
Peter Flaherty
Head of Interactive Media for Performance
pflaherty@calarts.edu 661-253-2514 E107
Estela Garcia
Faculty, Movement
egarcia@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Westley Garcia-Encines
Director of Operations
wgarcia@calarts.edu 661-253-7834 E123-O
Janie Geiser
Faculty, School of Theater
Puppetry
geiser@calarts.edu 661-222-2738 E107
Mary Louise Gemmill
Voice-Over
mgemmill@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Danielle Gibson
Administrative and Operations Specialist, School of Theater
dgibson@calarts.edu 661-291-3072 E123O
Jenifer Gilbert
Faculty, School of Theater
jgilbert@calarts.edu
Lola Glaudini
Faculty, School of Theater
Performance Program
lglaudini@calarts.edu
Jon Gottlieb
Faculty, Sound Design
jongtlb@calarts.edu 661-222-2734 E112
Karen Gutierrez
Producing Faculty
School of Theater
kgutierrez@calarts.edu
Carl Hancock Rux
Faculty, School of Theater
Writing for Performance
chancockrux@calarts.edu
David Harris
Faculty, School of Theater
Performance Program
Asher Hartman
Faculty, School of Theater
Theater History
ahartman@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Mona Heinze
Faculty, Dramaturgy
School of Theater
mheinze@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2505 E111
Julanne Chidi Hill
Faculty, Speech
julannehill@calarts.edu
Roger Holzberg
Faculty
rholzberg@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123O
Nikki Hyde
Faculty, Stage Management
nhyde@calarts.edu
Laurel Irene
Faculty, School of Theater
Experience Design & Production
Mara Isaacs
Faculty, Producing
misaacs@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Lars Jan
Faculty, Acting
ljan@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E108
Mirjana Jokovic
Director of Performance; Head of MFA Acting
mjokovic@calarts.edu 661-253-7793 E123U
Daniel Alexander Jones
Faculty, School of Theater
Producing Artist, CalArts Center for New Performance
dajones@calarts.edu
Ron Cephas Jones
Faculty, School of Theater
Acting
rjones@calarts.edu
Michael Jung
Faculty, Experience Design
jung@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Mark Kanieff
Faculty, School of Theater
mkanieff@calarts.edu
Tane Kawasaki
Faculty, School of Theater
Performance Program
tkawasaki@calarts.edu
Donovan Keith
Theater, Faculty
dkeith@calarts.edu
Lewis Klahr
Faculty, Directing/Screenwriting/Film
lklahr@calarts.edu 661-253-7862 E107
Lillie Kroll
Budget Analyst/Accounting Specialist
lkroll@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x3027
Amber Larosa
Faculty
alarosa@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Andrea LeBlanc
Associate Dean
Co-Head of BFA Acting
aleblanc@calarts.edu 661-291-3022 E123-2
Damian D. Lewis
Co-Head of BFA Acting
Voice and Speech Faculty
dlewis@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x7908 E123-U
Rafael Lopez-Barrantes
Faculty, Voice
rlopezbarrantes@calarts.edu 661-291-3009 E111
Carey Lovelace
Faculty, School of Theater
clovelace@calarts.edu
George Lugg
Consulting Producer, CalArts Center for New Performance
George.Lugg@calarts.edu
Carlo Maghirang
Faculty, School of Theater
cmaghirang@calarts.edu
Babette Markus
Faculty, Alexander Technique
bmarkus@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Ellen McCartney
Director of Experience Design and Production
emcartny@calarts.edu 661-291-3401 E123-3
Jason McManus
Faculty, Experience Design
jmcmanus@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Charles McNulty
Faculty
cmcnulty@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Anne Militello
Head of Lighting Design
amilitello@calarts.edu 661-253-7749 E307
Edward Monaghan
Faculty, School of Theater
Stage Combat
emonaghan@calarts.edu
Anthony Nikolchev
Faculty, Movement
anikolchev@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E311
Tanya Orellana
Faculty, School of Theater
torellana@calarts.edu
Daniel Passer
Faculty, Acting
Associate Director of Performance
dpasser@calarts.edu 661-253-2739 E109
Elizabeth Pickens
Faculty
epickens@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Jane Pickett
Faculty, Writing for Performance
jpickett@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Travis Preston
Dean, Head of Directing
Artistic Director, CalArts Center for New Performance
tpreston@calarts.edu 661-222-2773 E123-X
Kelsey Rainwater
Faculty, School of Theater
Stage Management
krainwater@calarts.edu
Joe Rohde
Faculty, Narrative and Immersive Environments
jrohde@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Michael Rossmy
Faculty, School of Theater
Stage Management
mrossmy@calarts.edu
Hilario Saavedra
Faculty, School of Theater
Performance Program
hsaavedra@calarts.edu
Victor Sandoval Torres
Associate Costume Shop Manager
vsandovaltorres@calarts.edu 661-253-7742 E103-E
Rachel Scandling
Faculty, Producing
Producing Director, CalArts Center for New Performance
rscandling@calarts.edu 661-255-1050 x2014 E123R
Heidi Jo Scheller
Faculty, Voice
hscheller@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Shannon Scrofano
Associate Director of Experience Design and Production
sscrofano@calarts.edu 661-291-3401 E123Q
Evelyn Serrano
Faculty, Theater History
eserrano@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Amanda Shank
Faculty, School of Theater
Associate Dean
ashank@calarts.edu 661-291-3055 E123-V
Julie Shelton
Faculty, School of Theater
Performance
jshelton@calarts.edu
Bree Sherry
Faculty
bsherry@calarts.edu
Kristin Showalter
Faculty, Applied Arts
kshowalter@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Adam J. Smith
Faculty, Voice
Performance Program Coordinator
asmith@calarts.edu 661-253-7840 E123-Q
Toni Smith
Faculty, Speech
tsmith@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E109
Patrick Smith
Production Associate
School of Theater
psmith@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E301A
Susanne Sulby
Faculty, School of Theater
Performance Program
Christopher Swetcky
Faculty, School of Theater
Production Manager
cswetcky@calarts.edu E312-A
Jeff Teeter
Faculty, School of Theater
jeffreyteeter@calarts.edu
Judith Teitelman
Faculty
jteitelman@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Elizabeth Thompson
Faculty, School of Theater
ethompson@calarts.edu
Robert Tokarz
Faculty, Applied Arts
rtokarz@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Paul Turbiak
Communications Manager/Executive Assistant to the Dean
Director of Communications, CalArts Center for New Performance
pturbiak@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Kalean Ung
Faculty, Voice
kung@calarts.edu 661-253-2739 E109
Bernard Van De Yacht
Voice-Over
bvandeyacht@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Shay Wafer
Faculty, School of Theater
Experience Design and Production
swafer@calarts.edu
Hunter Wells
Faculty, School of Theater
Costume Shop Manager
hwells@calarts.edu
Kathleen Wilhoite
Faculty, School of Theater
Acting for the Camera
kwilhoite@calarts.edu
Terry Wolverton
Faculty
twolverton@calarts.edu 661-253-7853 E123-O
Chi-wang Yang
Faculty, Acting
Assistant Dean
cyang@calarts.edu 661-253-7864 E109
Julianne Zajac
Faculty, School of Theater
jzajac@calarts.edu
Morgan Zupanski
Faculty, School of Theater
Experience Design & Production
* Faculty Emeritus
Part-time Faculty