Abby Marcus
Theater Faculty, Creative Producing and Management
Managing Director, CalArts Center for New Performance
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Abby Marcus is a producer, general manager, and consultant. She was the Managing Director and Lead Producer for the OBIE Award winning “geek theatre” company, Vampire Cowboys. In addition, Abby worked with St. Ann’s Warehouse, as their Director of Finance during their $32M... Continue reading »

Babette Markus
Faculty, Alexander Technique

Babette Markus currently teaches the Alexander Technique to both graduate students and undergrads in the School of Theatre at both the University of Southern California and California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, where she has also taught in the Schools of Music and Dance. She has taught... Continue reading »

Ilaria Mazzoleni

Ilaria Mazzoleni is an architect, biomimicist, and the founder of IM Studio Milano/Los Angeles ( She lives and works between Italy and California. Her conceptual work in the fields of sustainable architecture and biomimicry has been published internationally, leading to... Continue reading »

Ellen McCartney
Director of Design and Production; Head of Costume Design

Professional work in LA includes: Switzerland (Geffen Playhouse), PeP! (Machine Project),  Prometheus Bound (Getty Villa), King Lear (the Brewery) The Treatment (Boston Court), PeP! (Machine Project), Track 3 ( Bootleg) Bones (CTG/ Kirk Douglas Theatre), Café Oublie,  Dry... Continue reading »

Jason McManus
Faculty, Experience Design

Jason McManus works as both a Senior Creative and Art Director in the themed entertainment industry. He has spent over 15 years of combined experience working for companies such as Walt Disney Imagineering, The Hettema Group, Thinkwell, and others on projects that span the globe. In that time he... Continue reading »

Charles McNulty

Charles McNulty is the theater critic of the Los Angeles Times. He received his doctorate in dramaturgy and dramatic criticism from the Yale School of Drama. McNulty has taught at Yale, the New School, New York University, the City University of New York Graduate Center, UCLA and the... Continue reading »

Anne Militello
Head of Lighting Design

Anne Militello is the Head of Lighting Programs at CalArts and Founder of Vortex Lighting in Los Angeles, CA. Ms. Militello is a renown theater and architectural lighting designer as well as a fine artist with a career spanning all aspects of creating with light. Her career began in theater and... Continue reading »

* Faculty Emeritus
Part-time Faculty