Mara Isaacs
Faculty, Producing

Mara Isaacs is a creative producer. She founded Octopus Theatricals in 2013 to foster an expansive range of compelling theatrical works for local, national and international audiences.   Current projects include Hadestown by Anaïs Mitchell; a new opera by Wayne Shorter and... Continue reading »

Lars Jan
Faculty, Acting

Lars Jan is the son of emigres from Afghanistan and Poland. He is a director, writer, visual artist and the founder of Early Morning Opera, a genre-bending performance + art lab whose works explore emerging technologies, live audiences, and unclassifiable experience. His original works have been... Continue reading »

Mirjana Jokovic
Director of Performance; Head of MFA Acting

Mirjana Jokovic was born in Serbia, formerly a part of Yugoslavia. Mirjana started to work professionally as an actor in the movies and at the National Theater in Belgrade, Yugoslavia. Soon, she was appearing in numerous television projects and as a lead at the National Theater. Three years... Continue reading »

Michael Jung
Faculty, Experience Design

As Executive Creative Director in charge of Theatrical Development for Walt Disney Imagineering, Michael Jung is in charge of developing theatrical experiences for the Disney theme parks, cruise lines and resorts around the world. Most recently Michael has been involved with the creation of... Continue reading »

* Faculty Emeritus
Part-time Faculty