Christopher Swetcky
Faculty, School of Theater
Production Manager

Before coming to CalArts, Chris worked for Penn State as an Associate Professor, Production Manager and Technical Director for the School of Theatre. Prior to Penn State, Chris worked at American Repertory Theater in Cambridge, Massachusetts as Associate Technical Director. While at A.R.T. Chris... Continue reading »

Jeff Teeter
Faculty, School of Theater

Jeffrey Elias Teeter graduated from California Institute of the Arts and has worked on numerous productions throughout the world. His design work includes: Fire Flies, directed by Lou Bellamy (South Coast Rep); Silent Sky, directed by Casey Stangl and Holmes and Watson, directed by David Ira... Continue reading »

Judith Teitelman

A member of the International Association of Facilitators since 1997, Ms. Teitelman is a skilled and innovative designer and facilitator of meetings, retreats and focus groups. She regularly works with Boards and staff to institute positive, sustainable change within their organizations. Between... Continue reading »

Robert Tokarz
Faculty, Applied Arts

Rob Tokarz is a faculty member in the Applied Arts program. An alumnus of the Scenic Painting Specialization (MFA) at the California Institute of the Arts, Rob has spent his time since working the film industry as a Production Designer and Art Director. He has worked on projects ranging from... Continue reading »

Paul Turbiak
Communications Manager/Executive Assistant to the Dean
Director of Communications, CalArts Center for New Performance

Paul Turbiak is a communicator, arts administrator, actor, writer, and teaching artist. He has worked with the CalArts School of Theater and CalArts Center for New Performance since 2011, supporting its artists and administrative team, and helping facilitate communication across its many... Continue reading »

Kalean Ung
Faculty, Voice

Kalean Ung is an award-winning actress, singer, and interdisciplinary artist. Her professional work ranges from Shakespeare to experimental theatre and contemporary opera. She has performed at The Kirk Douglas Theatre, Theatre @ Boston Court, REDCAT, Disney Hall, The Hammer Museum, Highways... Continue reading »

Bernard Van De Yacht

Originally from Green Bay, Wisconsin, Bernie Van De Yacht is the youngest of 13 children. He earned a BA in Psychology and Theatre from The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and a MFA from California Institute of the Arts (CalArts). After graduation, Bernie began working at an... Continue reading »

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