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Faculty Directory » Kelly Morgan

Communications Media

Office Hours:

Semester: Spring 2018
Monday & Tuesdays
8:00-9:00 AM

Office Information:

Room Number: Conlon 324
Phone: 978-665-3555

Courses Taught:


Artist as Business
Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced Acting (THEA 2700, THEA 2800)
Dramatic Literature
Stage Combat
Voice and Diction (THEA 1720)
Period Movement: Theater History
Directing (THEA 3700)
Page to Stage Script Analysis
Literature & Disability, American Sign Language


Performance Theory (American European and British)
Greek Chorus
Acting (Brecht, Strasberg, Open Theater, Styles, Grotowski)
Chekov, Wilde: Musical Theater
Theater Management
Stage Management
American Sign Language & Deafness


M.F.A. Case Western Reserve University, Acting/ Performance with Honors
B.A. Viterbo College, Theatre Arts, Theatre and Philosophy, Cum Laude

Research Interests:

New Works, Film, Stage, Television Performance, Classical Theater, Greek Choral Work, Directing, Ensemble/Process Production and Non-Traditional Casting.

Current Projects:

Current Projects:
Flight Delay by Peter Anderegg

Awards and Honors:
Vincent J. Mara Excellence in Teaching Award

American Theater in Higher Education Innovative Teaching Award

Kennedy Center Gold Medallion Award for Outstanding Service to the New England Region

Massachusetts State Senate Commendation for Service to the Arts Community

SGA Faculty of the Year

Immediate Past Chair of The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Region 1

Kennedy Center Directing Fellowship

Actors Equity Association

Screen Actors Guild

Representative Publications:

Founder/Producing Artistic Director of the AmeriCulture Arts Festival

Directing: Uncle Bob by Austin Pendleton at The Steppenwolf Theater in Chicago; Medea with Helen Hayes Award Winner-Mary Vreeland at The Long Wharf Theatre; The Last Yankee by Arthur Miller at The Independent Theater in NYC; Another Vermeer by Bruce Robinson and the World Premier of Love Drunk by Romulus Linney at The Abingdon Theater Company; Playing Sinatra by Bernard Kops at the Theater For The New City in NYC

Co-Founder of the American Deaf Play Creator’s Festival

Founder/Artistic Director of the Mint Theater in NYC

Establishing the BFA Program for the National Technical Institute for the Deaf

Acting: New York Shakespeare Festival, Cleveland Playhouse; Women’s Theatre Project; Syracuse Stage, Contemporary American Theater Festival

Professional Affiliations:

Past Chair of The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Region 1

Actors Equity Association

Screen Actors Guild