Program Faculty

Mona Heinze
Faculty, School of Theater
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A German Fulbright scholar, Mona Heinze received MFAs in Dramaturgy/Dramatic Criticism from Yale and Performing Arts Management from Brooklyn College. She was the resident dramaturg at Center Stage in Baltimore and taught at Johns-Hopkins University, New York University, and Brooklyn College,... Continue reading »

X Hill
Faculty, School of Theater

X. Hill is an award-winning costume designer and storyteller. X. uses her talents to create surreal worlds for the stage and screen. Some of her past projects include Romeo and Juliet (Oregon Shakespeare Festival), The Cymbeline Project (Oregon Shakespeare Festival), The Carolyn Bryant... Continue reading »

Roger Holzberg
Faculty, School of Theater
Experience Design & Production

Roger Holzberg is the founder of Reimagine Well, a company that designs and builds immersive healing programs for hospitals and treatment centers. He served as the first (consulting) Creative Director for the National Cancer Institute (NCI). At CalArts, along with Shannon Scrofano, he developed... Continue reading »

Mara Isaacs
Faculty, Producing

Mara Isaacs is a Tony® and Grammy® Award winning producer and founder of Octopus Theatricals, an independent production company dedicated to fostering an expansive range of compelling theatrical works for local, national, and international audiences.  She has produced over 150... Continue reading »

Daniel Alexander Jones
Faculty, School of Theater
Producing Artist, CalArts Center for New Performance

Daniel Alexander Jones exemplifies the artist as energy worker. Daniel’s wildflower body of original work includes plays, performance pieces, recorded music, concerts, music theatre events, essays, and long-form improvisations. Energy is his true medium. He creates multi-dimensional... 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 »

Donovan Keith
Faculty, School of Theater

Donovan Keith is a LA-based Creative Technologist who recently joined Maxon as a Product Manager and Assets Producer. He's worked extensively in Augmented Reality, creating experiences for the biggest names in tech and fashion. In early 2021 he co-created a VR event space so that he and 200+... Continue reading »

* Faculty Emeritus
Part-time Faculty