• Phill Hickox
  • Head of Design/Technology/Management
    Main Hall Room 3
    Education: B.A., Hiram College; M.F.A. University of Illinois
  • David McDonald
  • Head of Voice
    Main Hall Room 16
    Education: B.A., University of California, Davis; M.F.A, University of California, Los Angeles.
  • Michele Pawk
  • Associate Professor; Musical Theatre
    Main Hall Room 11
    Education: BFA in Musical Theatre, College Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati
  • Dr. Lauri Young
  • Musical Director
    Main Hall Room 14
    Education: B.M., Oberlin College; M.M., University of Louisville; D.M.A., University of Cincinnati

BS in Arts Administration

  • Gary Sullivan
  • Director of Arts Administration
    Main Hall Room 2
    Education: B.A., Idaho State University; M.F.A., University of Oregon

Select Adjunct Faculty

  • Susan Fenley: Acting and Public Speaking
  • Elena Guttierez:  Jazz, Ballet
  • David Ledoux:  Acting and Public Speaking
  • Anabella Lenzu: Ballet, Dance Criticism, and History of Dance
  • Maggie Marino:  Contemporary Dance; Jazz; Hip Hop
  • Joe Palmer: Musical Theatre Dance
  • Vicki Neal: Introduction to Design, Lighting Design, Design Studio, and Scene Painting
  • Arturo Porazzi:  Stage Management
  • Mary Six Rupert:  Tap
  • Brian Sgambati:  Movement; Acting for the Camera
  • Alan Michael Smith: Costume Design
  • Lee Strausland: Management and Financing and Non-Profit vs. For-Profit
  • Michael Tennenbaum: Acting, Directing, Film, and Public Speaking
  • Jeff Sweet: Playwrighting, Film, Theatre Criticism
  • Fred Tessler: Musical Theatre History, Acting V, and Showcase
  • Robert Williams: Public Speaking
  • Chad Yarborough: Public Speaking and Theatre Appreciation

Wagner College Theatre Staff

Shawn Riley-Rau: Master Carpenter
Office Phone: 718.390.3157

: Master Electrician
Office Phone: 718.390.3157

Maureen Bradley-Ferrulli:  Box Office Manager
Office Phone:  718.390.3259

Diane Catalano: Department Secretary
Office Phone: 718.390.3223


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