Guest Artists

Performances, residencies, workshops, and collaborations with Guest Artists enrich the experience of our students

 Comedy & Social Change in Fall 2014. (Photo by Marc Campos)
Matt Groening, creator of The Simpsons, talks to professor Jamie Angell’s class, Theater 204: Comedy & Social Change in Fall 2014. (Photo by Marc Campos)

Guest Artists for 2019-2020:

Chris "Shockwave" Sullivan
workshop: Freestyle/Beatbox Workshop

Guest Artists for 2018-19:

G. William Hume Fellowship Artists: Actors From the London Stage
actors in: King Lear
Actors From the London Stage- "Acting Workshop with Actors From the London Stage"- Acting Workshop

Wanlass Guest Artist: David Crabb
director of The Talking Cure

The Flying Karamazov Brothers          
From left: The Flying Karamazov Brothers; Roger Guenveur Smith

More Guest Artists

Guest Artists for 2017-18

Edgerton Guest Artist: Sarah B. Mantell
workshop: The Tools of Writing Trickery

Wanlass Guest Artist: Patricia McGregor
director of The Winter's Tale

Guest Artists for 2016-17

Guest Artists for 2015-16

Culley Guest Artist: Larry Biederman
director of Dead Man's Cell Phone

Edgerton Guest Artist: Juliette Carillo 
director of Three Sisters

Edgerton Guest Artist: Damaso Rodriguez-
workshop: "An Actor's Guide to the Director's Process in Rehearsal" 

Edgerton Guest Artist: Stefanie Zadravec
workshop: "The Poetic & The Political"

Nick Erickson: Stage Movement Specialist

Other Guest Artists

Recent Guest Artists (supported variously by the Culley Fund, the G. William Hume Fund, and the Remsen Bird Fund) have included:
JP Allen, writer/director
Sheila Callaghan, playwright
Roger Guenveur Smith, director/writer/actor/Oxy alum  
Larissa Kokernot, director
The SITI Company
Tim Sanford, artistic director of Playwrights Horizons/ Oxy alum
The Flying Karamazov Brothers, Hume Fellows  
Dan Dietz, playwright, television writer/Inaugural Guest Artist for the Edgerton Program              
Roberta Levitow, artistic director of Theatre Without Borders
Christina Wright, costume designer/Oxy alum '88
Will Power hip hop solo artist/writer/actor/director (2010 production of The Seven)
Kathryn Bostic singer-songwriter/composer/ (music director of The Seven)
Ellen Newman, artistic director of the London Dramatic Academy