|Name:||Prof. Matt Andrews|
|Title:||Associate Professor of English/Theatre
Director of Theatre Program
MCCTA Faculty Advisor
Director of Summer Pre-College Theatre Institute
|Office Location:||Fontaine 221|
|Extension:||(845) 575-3000 ext. 7507|
|Personal Web Page:||http://www.marist.edu/liberalarts/english/theatre/|
MFA in Directing, University of Oklahoma
Prof. Andrews has directed campus productions of Cabaret, A Chorus Line, Godspell, Macbeth, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Angels in America, Our Town, The Laramie Project, Noises Off, Spine, The Girls Next Door, Nunsense, Oliver! and Anything Goes. He is currently directing Lost in Yonkers this fall and West Side Story in the spring.
Prof. Andrews' creative specilaties are acting technique and directing (modern Realism, contemporary farce & musical theatre.) Other areas of interest are arts administration/theatre management, 20th Century American theatre history, Group Theatre and early American aplications of the Stanislavsky System.
Courses he has taught include Acting I, Acting II, Acting III, Performing Shakespeare, Stage Movement, Directing, Musical Theatre History,Theatre Worskhop, Intro to Theatre, Modern Drama, American Drama II and Politics & Performance. This spring Prof Andrews will introduce a new course, The Comedy of Neil Simon.
|Awards & Honors:||
Faculty Recognition Award for Distinguished Service 2008, 2009, 2013
Faculty Recognition Award for Distinguished Professional/Creative Activity 2011-2013
Student Government Association's Club Advisor of the Year for MCCTA, 2010
Student Government Association's Faculty Advisor of the Year for MCCTA, 2009
"Still Fervent: Phoebe Brand at 96. The Last of the Group Theatre and First Generation of American Stanislavsky Actors." Theatre History Studies, Vol. 25. 2005
Please email Prof. Andrews for more information on the Marist Theatre Program and available scholarships to study theatre at Marist.