Beth LeonardWelcome to the Department of Theatre and Dance!

"It is the pleasure of all the students, faculty and staff in the Department of Theatre & Dance to welcome you to Western Washington University. You are so invited to audition for any and all of our productions. Just come to the Performing Arts Center, tap anyone on the shoulder and ask them to point you in the direction of the Theatre & Dance Office. We are here for you!"

Beth Leonard, M.F.A, A.B.D., Chair, Department of Theatre & Dance

As You Like It

Family feuds, sheep farming, cross-dressing, pro wrestling...Shakespeare!

Four dancers in white dresses, each with one leg and two arms held moderately high to their sides, in concentration
BFA Capstone

Dancers will perform some of their best work tonight before they graduate.

BFA Capstone

Dancers will perform some of their best work tonight before they graduate.

Graffiti Dance Theater

Mysterious at times, breathtaking at others - appeal for the whole family

Chair

Beth Leonard

Beth Leonard

Professor, Chair Theatre & Dance

(360) 650-3880
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Director of Dance

Cher Carnell

Director, Senior Instructor, Dance

(360) 650-3893
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Dance

Michael Bajuk

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Senior Instructor, Dance

(360) 650-3879
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Cher Carnell

Director, Senior Instructor, Dance

(360) 650-3893
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Nolan Dennett

Nolan Dennett

Professor, Dance

(360) 650-3129
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Susan Haines

Senior Instructor, Dance

(360) 650-6318
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Penny Hutchinson

Penny Hutchinson

Associate Professor, Dance

(360) 650-6221
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Pam Kuntz

Senior Instructor, Dance

(360) 650-3789
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Rick Merrill

Rick Merrill

Senior Instructor, Dance

(360) 650-4637
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Theatre

Rich Brown

Rich Brown

Associate Professor, Theatre

(360) 650-7320
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Kamarie Chapman

Kamarie Chapman, theatre instructor

Senior Instructor, Theatre

(360) 650-4687
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Dr. Deb Currier

Deb Currier

Associate Professor, Theatre

(360) 650-2387
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Dipu Gupta

Assistant Professor, Scenic Design

(360) 650-6862
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Monica Hart

Monica Hart

Assistant Professor, Costume Design

(360) 650-4682
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Mark Kuntz

Mark Kuntz

Professor, Theatre

(360) 650-3789
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Beth Leonard

Beth Leonard

Professor, Chair Theatre & Dance

(360) 650-3880
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Jim Lortz

Jim Lortz

Professor, Theatre

(360) 650-3790
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Darren McCroom

Assistant Professor of Lighting Design

(360) 650-4427
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Evan Mueller

Evan Mueller

Acting & Voice

(360) 650-2206
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Staff

Rachel Sophia Anderson

Rachel Sophia Anderson

Costume Shop Supervisor

(360) 650-3305
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Chris Bowe

Technical Director, Theatre & Dance

(859) 519-6061
Scene Shop

Erin Emry

Administrative Services Manager

(360) 650-7310
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Ashley VanCurler

Program Coordinator

(360) 650-3876
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