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Michele Shay

is a Tony Award-nominated actress, director, educator, and noted interpreter of the works of playwright August Wilson.

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Colman Domingo

is an award-winning actor, director, playwright and producer.

Luis Alfaro

Luis Alfaro

A renowned playwright, performance artist, producer and director, Alfaro is the Associate Artistic Director of Center Theatre Group and a MacArthur “genius” fellow.

Andrew J. Robinson

Andy Robinson

A leading television, film and stage actor and director, Robinson is a member of the MFA in Acting faculty.

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Andrei Belgrader

Award-winning director of stage, film and television, Belgrader is a member of the MFA in Acting faculty.

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Deborah Ann Woll

Best known for her role on HBO’s True Blood, Woll can be seen in Netflix’s Daredevil. (BFA ’07)

LeVar Burton

LeVar Burton

LeVar Burton is an actor, director and beloved television host, best known for his work on Roots, Star Trek: The Next Generation, and Reading Rainbow.

David Warshofsky

David Warshofsky

A working professional in theatre, film and television, Warshofsky is director of the MFA in Acting program and Associate Professor of Theatre Practice.

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Stephanie Shroyer

Stephanie Shroyer is a professor of theatre practice and the artistic director at the USC School of Dramatic Arts. She is a Los Angeles-based director,…

Natsuko Ohama

Natsuko Ohama

is one of the premier voice teachers in the country.