Program Faculty

Miller Klitsner
Faculty, School of Theater
Experience Design and Production

Miller Klitsner is an artist and game developer from the SF bay area. From an early age, he has been working in toys and games as both play-tester and prototyper in his family’s studio. In his undergrad at UCLA, he experimented with everything from documentary, performance, stop motion... Continue reading »

Amber Larosa

Amber is a graphic designer, concept artist, scenic designer, and educator with over 14 years of experience in the design and entertainment industry. She has worked in many facets of the entertainment and design industry – from themed entertainment, film, publication, and branding.... Continue reading »

Andrea LeBlanc
Associate Dean
Co-Head of BFA Acting

Born in the heart of Cajun country in Lafayette, Louisiana, Andrea LeBlanc is an actor, teacher, and writer who is committed to all aspects of performance and thrives in pioneering new performance and theatre aesthetics; her experience spans Feature Films, Independent Films, traditionally- based... Continue reading »

Yuanyuan Liang
Faculty, School of Theater
Costume Design

Yuanyuan Liang is a costume designer, fashion stylist, and visual artist. Growing up surrounded by art, design, and fashion, she always believed that clothing should be an extension of self. And that’s when she took matters to her heart. With 15 years of experience working in theater,... Continue reading »

George Lugg
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 »

Roger Q. Mason
Faculty, School of Theater

Roger Q. Mason (they/them) is a writer and performer who uses the lens of history to disrupt the biases that divide rather than unite us. Their playwriting has been seen on Broadway (Circle in the Square Reading Series); Off and Off-Off-Broadway; and regionally. Mason's World Premiere of... 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 »

* Faculty Emeritus
Part-time Faculty