DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DANCE

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES SUMMARY

JULY 1, 2002 TO JUNE 30, 2003

 

I.       Publications, Performances, Exhibits

II.      Papers and Presentations Presented at Professional Meetings

III.    Editorships, Offices, and Consultancies

IV.     External Grants Received

 

I. Publications, Performances, Exhibits

 

Andrews, Sharon

 

25-28 July 2002: Actress, David Mark Cohen Playwriting Winner: In the Garden of Live Flowers, Association For Theatre in Higher Education National Conference, San Diego California,.

 

6 December 2002: Actress “Gladys”, The Waverly Gallery, Little Theatre Second Stage Reading Series, Winston-Salem

 

February 2003: Director, Vieux Carre by Tennessee Williams, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

June 2003: Actress (Liubov Ranyevskaya), The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov, The Cherry Orchard Theatre, Ararat, Virginia

 

 

Christman, Jonathan

 

July 2002: Lighting Designer, Belfast Blues, by Geraldine Hughes, Black Dahlia Theatre, Los Angeles, California

 

September 2002: Lighting Designer, Lux Eterna, choreographed by alban elved dance company, Arts Ignite, PS211, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

 

September 2002: Lighting Designer, Lux Eterna, choreographed by alban elved dance company, North Carolina Dance Festival, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

 

September 2002: Lighting Designer, Phoenix, choreographed by Nina Lucas and Daryl Copeland, North Carolina Dance Festival, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

 

September 2002: Lighting Designer, April, choreographed by Brenda Daniels, North Carolina Dance Festival, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

 

November 2002: Lighting Designer, The Cherry Orchard, by Anton Chekhov, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

November 2002: Lighting Designer, Fall Faculty and Guest Artist Dance Concert, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

January-May 2003: Lighting Designer, Belfast Blues, by Geraldine Hughes, Black Dahlia Theatre, Los Angeles, California

 

February 2003: Scenic and Lighting Designer, Vieux Carre, by Tennessee Williams, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

March 2003: Lighting Designer, Belfast Blues, by Geraldine Hughes, Irish Festival, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

March 2003: Lighting Designer, Midi, choreographed by alban elved dance company, Anchorage, Alaska

 

April 2003: Lighting Designer, The Servant of Two Masters, by Carlo Goldoni, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

May 2003: Lighting Designer, Belfast Blues, by Geraldine Hughes, Westside Theatre, New York City

 

Curry, J. K.

 

John Guare: A Research and Production Sourcebook (Greenwood Press, 2002)

 

“Rachel Crothers: An Exceptional Woman in a Man’s World” in Staging Desire: Queer Readings of American Theater History, ed. Kim Marra and Robert A. Schanke (Univ. of Michigan Press, 2002)

 

Davis, Brook

 

August 2002: Reviewer for Much Ado about Nothing, Macbeth, and The Tempest. High Point Enterprise.

 

October 2002: Director, Jack, by Michael Huie, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem

 

Friedenberg, John E. R.

 

October 2002: Producer, The Marriage of Bette & Boo, by Christopher Durang, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

November 2002: Director, The Cherry Orchard, by Anton Chekhov, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

February 2003: Producer, Vieux Carre, by Tennessee Williams, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

April 2003: Producer, The Servant of Two Masters, by Carlo Goldoni, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

Gendrich, Cynthia

 

October 2002: Director and Sound Designer, The Marriage of Bette & Boo, by Christopher Durang, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

December 2002: actor (Ellen Fine), The Waverly Gallery, Little Theatre Second Stage Reading Series, Winston-Salem

 

March 2003, actor/participant/spearhead in global anti-war project reading of Lysistrata, Shorty’s: WFU

 

(with Archer, Hood) Theatre: Its Art and Craft. 5th edition. San Diego: Collegiate Press, 2003

 

(with Hood) “Memories of the Future: Technology and the Body in dumb type’s memorandum,  Performing Arts Journal 73 (2003): 7-20.

 

Lucas, Nina

 

September 18-21, 2002: Guest solo performance artist, April and Phoenix, North Carolina Dance Festival, UNCG Dance Theatre, Greensboro,

 

October 24-26, 2002: Choreographer, For Colored Girls who considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf, WFU Ring Theatre

 

November 21-24, 2002: Producer, Fall Faculty/Guest Artist Concert WFU MainStage Theatre

 

November 21-24, 2002: Choreographer, Hot, Beatnik, Sexy, Cool, Fall/Faculty Guest Artist Concert, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

April 24-27, 2003: Producer, Spring Dance Concert, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

Ludwig, Frank

 

Designs and illustrations in Scene Design and Stage Lighting (8th edition) by W. Oren Parker, R. Craig Wolf and Dick Block, p.35 set design sketch “Antigone”; p.41 set design “Antigone”; p.68 rough sketch; p.70 set design sketch “Benedictions”; p.101 2 plates of computer aided drafting; Color Plate 8E set design “Ain’t Life Grand”; Color Plate 8F set model “Alabama Rain” (2003)

 

October 2002: Lighting Designer, The Marriage of Bette and Boo, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

November 2002: Set Designer, The Cherry Orchard, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

December 2002; Set Designer, The Nutcracker, The Cumberland County Playhouse, Crossville, TN

 

March 2003:  Digital renderings, “Fill the Screens” design exhibit, USITT International Conference, Minneapolis, MN.

 

April 2003: Set Designer, The Servant of Two Masters, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

April 2003: Lighting Designer, Spring Dance Concert, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

June 2003: Set Designer Oklahoma, Seaside Music Theatre, Daytona Beach, FL.

 

Wayne-Thomas, Mary

 

October 2002: Set Designer, The Marriage of Bette and Boo, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

November 2002: Costume Designer, The Cherry Orchard, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

April 2003: Costume Designer, The Servant of Two Masters, WFU MainStage Theatre

 

II.        Papers and Presentations Presented at Professional Meetings

 

Christman, Jonathan

 

Presentation: Theatre Production on a Laptop: Belfast Blues, United States Institute of Theatre Technology National Conference, March 2003

 

Gendrich, Cynthia

 

Paper: (with Hattery) “Families In Crisis:  The relationship between experiences of violence in the family of orientation and experiences as a batterer or a battered women,” American Sociology Association Conference, Chicago, August 2002.

 

Paper: (with Hattery, Horvath) “Developing a Framework for Teaching about Intimate Partner Violence:  The Scholarship of Teaching and Integration.” Southern Sociology Conference, New Orleans, March 2003.

 

Wayne-Thomas, Mary

 

Digital Design Exhibit: The House of Blue Leaves, Lysistrata, The School for Scandal, Hamlet, “Fill the Screen”, United States Institute of Theatre Technology National Conference., Minneapolis, MN, 19-22 March 19-22 2003

 

Portfolio Review: Student design work, USITT National Conference, Minneapolis, MN, 19-22 March 2003

 

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

 

Administrator, Betty Jean Jones award for outstanding teacher of American theatre and drama for ATDS

 

Friedenberg, John E. R.

 

President, Board of Directors, Alban Elved Dance Company

 

Ludwig, Frank

 

USITT Student Portfolio Review Program, international conference coordinator, set design area.

 

Vice Commissioner, Heritage of the National USITT Set Design Commission

 

IV.       External Grants Received