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Tara Young

Chair | Professor of Theatre

Office: SPAC 238B

(208) 282-5616

johntar2@isu.edu

  • B.A. 1996, Southern Illinois University
  • M.F.A. 2002, Southern Illinois University

Tara Young Bio

Vanessa Ballam

Vanessa Ballam

Associate Professor of Theatre

Office: SPAC 240J

208-282-1457

ballvane@isu.edu

  • B.F.A. 2002, Utah State University
  • B.A. 2003, Utah State University
  • M.F.A. 2006, Indiana University

Vanessa Ballam Bio

Kathy Diehl

Kathleen Diehl

Assistant Professor of Dance

(208) 282-6143

diehkath@isu.edu

  • B.A. State University of New York at Plattsburgh
  • M.S.W. Case Western University 
  • M.F.A. The College at Brockport

Kathleen Diehl Bio

Stefan Espinosa

Stefan Espinosa

Instructor of Theatre

Office: SPAC 240B

(208) 282-2907

espistef@isu.edu

  • B.F.A. 2006, University of Arizona
  • M.F.A. 2011, University of Houston

Stefan Espinosa Bio

Chad Gross

Chad Gross

Professor of Theatre

Office: SPAC 240F

208-282-3368

groschad@isu.edu

  • B.A. 1999, Central Washington University
  • M.F.A. 2002, Southern Illinois University

Chad Gross Bio

Ananda Keator

Visiting Assistant Professor

Office: SPAC 240G

(208) 282-3173

keatanan@isu.edu

M.F.A. 2018, University of Texas

Ananda Keator Bio

Dr. Norm Schroder

Dr. Norm Schroder

Professor of Theatre | Director of Graduate Studies

Office: SPAC 240H

schrnorm@isu.edu

  • B.A. 1978, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire
  • M.A. 1988, Bowling Green State University
  • Ph.D. 1994, Bowling Green State University

Dr. Norm Schroder Bio

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Joel Shura

Assistant Professor of Directing

Office: SPAC 240E

208-282-2981

shurjoel@isu.edu

  • B.A. 2010, University of California: Irvine
  • M.F.A. 2018, University of Montana

Joel Shura Bio

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Paul Yeates

Assistant Professor of Theatre

Office: SPAC 240A

208-282-4561

yeatrich@isu.edu

  • B.F.A.  Utah State University
  • B.A.    Utah State University
  • M.F.A. University of Connecticut

Paul Yeates Bio

Dr. Marcia Lloyd

Professor Emeritus of Dance

(208) 282-3173

lloymarc@isu.edu

  • B.S. University of Central Missouri
  • M.A. University of Wyoming
  • Ed.D. University of Utah

Dr. Marcia Lloyd Bio

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