Damian D. Lewis
Co-Head of BFA Acting
Voice and Speech Faculty
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Damian Darnell Lewis ​is a 1998 graduate of The Juilliard School, and has been a working actor, director, and coach for over 15 years. He serves as the ​Associate Artistic-Director of Shakespeare Remixed, ​a ​TheatreWorkers Project ​production. Together, they have produced works for... Continue reading »

Rafael Lopez-Barrantes
Faculty, Voice

Rafael Lopez-Barrantes, performer, voice teacher and co-founder of Archipelago Theatre France as well as Archipelago Theatre USA, has been acting, directing and teaching with the Roy Hart Theatre in France since 1974. His research in Traditional Japanese Performing Arts and Flamenco singing has... Continue reading »

George Lugg
Faculty, Producing
Consulting Producer, CalArts Center for New Performance

George Lugg is a producer, curator, and consultant who has been working in the field of contemporary performance for 30 years. As a producer, he currently works for CalArts Center for New Performance and with independent artists Faye Driscoll and Emily Johnson. Recent projects include the world... 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 »

Ellen McCartney
Director of Experience Design and Production

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 Cleaning, Tug... 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 »

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Part-time Faculty