Department of Theatre and Dance
The Department of Theatre and Dance does not offer a graduate degree. Graduate-level courses are open to those who hold a baccalaureate degree and meet West Chester University standards for admission to graduate studies.
Harvey Rovine (1992)
Chairperson, Theatre and Dance
B.S., Towson State University; M.A., University of Central Florida; Ph.D., University of Illinois
Leonard Kelly (2005)
B.A., West Chester University; M.F.A., University of Texas
Elizabeth Staruch (2007)
B.A., B.A., College of Wooster; M.F.A., University of North Carolina-Greensboro
Gretchen Studlien-Webb (1999)
B.F.A., Ohio State University; M.F.A., Temple University
Juliet Wunsch (2000)
B.A.,Wesleyan University; M.F.A., Carnegie Mellon University
John Bellomo (2014)
B.F.A., The University of the Arts; M.F.A., Temple University
Constance Case (2013)
B.A., Shippensburg University; M.F.A., Wayne State University
Martin Alan Dallago (2014)
B.S., Dickinson College; M.F.A., Temple University
Charles Delmarcelle (2016)
BSE Millersville University; MA Villanova University; MFA Temple University
Rebecca A. Field (1998)
B.Mus., West Chester University; M.Mus., D.Mus., Indiana University
Thomas Haughey (2006)
B.S., Elizabethtown College; M.F.A., University of Connecticut
Maria Urrutia (2012)
B.F.A., The University of the Arts; M.Ed., Temple University
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- SD- Science Distributive Requirement
- BSD- Behavioral and Social Science Distributive
- HD- Humanities Distributive Requirement
- AD- Arts Distributive Requirement
- EC- English Composition Requirement
- PS- Public Speaking Requirement
- I- Interdisciplinary Requirement
- J- Diversity Requirement
- W- Writing Emphasis
- F- Foreign Languages Culture Cluster
- AR- Arabic Culture Cluster
- ASL- American Sign Language culture cluster
- CC- Classical Civilizations culture cluster
- FA- France & Francophone Area CC
- GER- Germany culture cluster
- IT- Italy Culture Cluster
- REE- Russia & Eastern Europe CC
- SP- Spanish Culture Cluster
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THA 516. Theory & Applicat Of Creative Dramatics. 3 Credits.
The use of creative dramatics as a teaching method. Research and application of theories and techniques.
THA 999. Transfer Credits (Graduate). 3-9 Credits.