MA Students

Les Gray

MA Student; BA in Theatre, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
2013-14 GTF Teaching Assignments: Intro to Theatre and Acting I.
Research interests: Black performance and the role of the black body, domestic spaces, post-colonial theory, queer theory, playwriting, dramaturgy, and theatre history.
Recent Production Credits: Dramaturg for Ecstasy a Water Fable.

Jacob Rorem

MA Student; BA in Theatre, Whitworth University
2012-13 GTF Teaching Assignments: Acting I, Director—Mad Duckling Children’s Theatre

(recent assignments also include Scene Shop)

Research Interests: site-specific theatre, theatre and ecology, sustainability, nature vs. culture, dramaturgy, directing, acting, theatre for young audiences

Awards, Accomplishments, Professional Memberships:
Co-Artistic Director, Mad Duckling Children’s Theatre 2013; Tour Actor/Director, Missoula Children’s Theatre, 2007-2009; Distinguished Collegiate Achievement Award, Alumni Ideals Award, and Theatre Limelight Award, Whitworth University.
Recent Production Credits:
Director—King Midas and the Golden Touch, Mad Duckling Children’s Theatre, 2013; Pinter in the Pocket, U of O, 2013.  Dramaturg—Breaking the Code, University Theatre, 2013.  Actor—The Tempest and Twelfth Night, Bag&Baggage Productions, 2010-11.