DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DANCE

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES SUMMARY

JULY 1, 2001 TO JUNE 30, 2002

 

I.          Publications, Performances, Exhibits

II.         Papers and Presentations

III.       Editorships, Offices, and Consultancies

IV.       External Grants Received

 

 

I. Publications, Performances, Exhibits

 

Andrews, Sharon

 

July 2001: Director, Brother Brian Sister Kathleen by Kim Terrel, Gascon Theatre Center, Culver City, California

 

August 2001: Director, You’ve Never Left This Place by Denny Berthiaume, Association for Theatre Higher Education,  New Play Development Program, Chicago, Illinois

 

November 2001: Director, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

January 2002: “Amanda” in The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams, Little Theatre of Winston Salem

 

Christman, Jonathan

 

July 2001: Scenic and Lighting Designer, Brother Brian Sister Kathleen by Kim Terrel, Gascon Theatre Center, Culver City, California

 

July 2001: Lighting Designer, Animate, Alban Elved Dance Company performance, Southeast Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem

 

October 2001 – January 2002: Lighting Designer, Midi, Alban Elved Dance Company performance, North Carolina Dance Festival, Greensboro

 

October 2001: Lighting Designer, Midi, Alban Elved Dance Company performance, Art & Culture Center, Hollywood, Florida

 

October 2001: Lighting Designer, Midi, Alban Elved Dance Company performance, Beaufort, South Carolina

 

November 2001: Lighting Designer, Midi, Alban Elved Dance Company performance, Winston-Salem Arts Council

 

November 2001: Scenic and Lighting Designer, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

December 2001: Lighting Designer, Midi, Alban Elved Dance Company performance, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

 

February 2002: Lighting Designer, Free Space, Alban Elved Dance Company & Duke Information Spaces Project (DISP), Schaeffer Theater, Duke University

 

April 2002: Lighting Designer, The Secret Garden, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

April 2002: Lighting Designer, Spring Dance Concert, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

May 2002: Lighting Designer, Alban Elved Dance Company performance, Variable Space-performance at PS211

 

Curry, J. K.

 

Owen Davis in Christopher Wheatley, ed., Dictionary of Literary Biography, v. 249: Twentieth-Century American Dramatists, Bruccoli Clark Layman

 

Rachel Crothers: An Exceptional Woman in A Man’s World in Robert Schanke and Kim Marra, eds, Staging Desire: Queer Readings of American Theater History, University of Michigan Press.

 

September 2001: Director, The House of Blue Leaves by John Guare, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

Davis, Brook

 

October 2001: Director, Jack, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

 

April 2002: Director, The Secret Garden, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

Friedenberg, John E. R.

 

September 2001: Producer, The House of Blue Leaves, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

November 2001: Producer, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

February 2002: Producer, A Lie of the Mind, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

April 2002: Producer, The Secret Garden, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

Gendrich, Cynthia

 

October 2001: Costume Designer, The House of Blue Leaves, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

February 2002: Director, A Lie of the Mind, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

Lucas, Nina

 

November 2001: Producer, Fall Faculty/Guest Artist Concert, WFU Mainstage Theatre

 

November 2001: Choreographer of new work entitled “Eclipse”, Fall Faculty/Guest Artist Concert, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

November 2001: Choreographer, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

6 March 2002: Presented the dance company “Philadanco” in collaboration with the Secrest Artists Series, Brendle Recital Hall, WFU

 

April 2002: Producer, Spring Dance Concert, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

April 2002: Choreographer, The Secret Garden, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

Ludwig, Frank

 

October 2001: Lighting Designer, House of Blue Leaves, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

November 2001: Set Designer, Dinner with Friends, The Charlotte Repertory Theatre, Charlotte, NC

 

November 2001: Lighting Designer, Fall Dance Concert, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

January 2002: Set Designer, The Misanthrope, The Charlotte Repertory Theatre, Charlotte, NC

 

February 2002: Set Designer, A Lie of the Mind, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

March 2002: Set Designer, Death of a Salesman, Mill Mountain Theatre, Roanoke, VA

 

April 2002: Set Designer, The Secret Garden, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

Wayne-Thomas, Mary

 

October 2001: Set designer, The House of Blue Leaves, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

February 2002: Costume Designer, A Lie of the Mind, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

II.        Papers and Presentations Presented at Professional Meetings

 

Christman, Jonathan

 

Presentation: Performance & Technology, Art & Culture Center, Hollywood, Florida, October 2001

 

Presentation: Design & Shakespeare, Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools, January 2002

 

Free Space Symposium- Collaboration Panel, Information Science & Information Studies (ISIS Duke University), Fitzpatrick Center for Photonics and Communications Systems, John Hope Franklin Center, Duke University, February 2002

 

Curry, J. K.

 

Chaired panel: “Renaissance Progress/Progressive Renaissance”, Association for Theatre in Higher Education conference, Chicago, 2-5 August 2001

 

Davis, Brook

 

Panel member: “Teaching Acting to Non-Majors”, Association for Theatre in Higher Education conference, Chicago, August 2, 2001

 

Gendrich, Cynthia

 

Paper: “Sam Shepard and the Facts of Family Violence: A meeting of Sociology and A Lie of the Mind,” MATC, St. Louis, March 2002.

 

Chair of additional playwriting session at MATC, St. Louis, March 2002

 

Paper: “Seeing with Different Eyes: Sound and Sight in a Thematic Exploration of Abre Los Ojos and Vanilla Sky,” NEMLA Conference, Toronto, April 2002.

 

Lucas, Nina

 

Pre Performance Talk: Philadanco Dance Company, Secrest Artist Series, WFU, 6 March 2002

 

Presenter: American College Dance Festival Association Mid-Atlantic Region, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, 22-25 March 2002

 

Wayne-Thomas, Mary

 

Panel member: “College and University Theatre Assessment: Institutional Program Review for Theatre Departments”, North Carolina Theatre Conference, Waynesville, NC, 2 November 2001

 

III.       Editorships, Offices, and Consultancies

 

Curry, J. K.

 

Focus Group Representative, Theatre History Focus Group, Association for Theatre in Higher Education

 

Board member, American Theatre and Drama Society

 

Lucas, Nina

 

Consultant, Salem College Dance Program

 

Consultant, Winston-Salem State University Dance Program

 

IV.       External Grants Received