Faculty

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Leia Crawford

Leia Crawford (she/he/they) comes to USC’s School of Dramatic Arts with over 15 years of experience managing live theatrical productions, events, and filmed content. As…

Charlotte Stratton

Charlotte Stratton, Costume Technician, has been making costumes for USC School of Dramatic Arts since 2006 and teaches Costume Construction THTR 231.  Prior to joining…

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Joe Shea

In Joe’s capacity as an assistant theatre manager, he maintains the drafting and 3D models of all of SDA’s venues, helps designers with troubleshooting and…

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Howard Schmitt

Howard Schmitt is the costume shop manager for the USC School of Dramatic Arts, and also teaches classes at the School.

Bessie Lebeda

Bessie Lebeda has been the Scenic Charge Artist at the USC School of Dramatic Arts since 2017. Prior to working at USC she graduated from…

Sabra Williams

Wickersheimer is an award-winning set designer and installation artist.

Pablo Santiago

Pablo Santiago is a faculty member at the USC School of Dramatic Arts.

Abdul Hamid Royal

Abdul Hamid Royal is a faculty member at the USC School of Dramatic Arts.