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Divisional Dean for Arts & Humanities
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Bud Coleman, Ph.D. in Theatre History/Criticism, University of Texas-Austin; MFA in Theatre: Directing, University of Utah; BFA in Theatre Arts, Texas Christian University. Professor, Chair of the Department of Theatre & Dance.  CU faculty member since 1993.

Previously Adjunct Faculty, Department of Theatre, St. Edward’s University, 1990-1992; Dancer/Choreographer/Co-Artistic Director with Kinesis Modern Dance Company, 1989-1993; Assistant Instructor, Department of Theatre & Dance, University of Texas-Austin, 1988-1993; Wardrobe Supervisor, Dresser and Buyer for 10 Broadway productions and tours, 1982-1988; Comprimario Dresser, New York City Opera, 1980-1981; Dancer, Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, 1978-1979.

CU directing and choreographing credits include RentSeussical14 (KC/ACTF Regional Selection), 2015 New Opera Workshop, PippinWonderful TownSongs in the Key of…CaffeineA Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the ForumShakespeare’s WomenSix Degrees of SeparationTurkey!!!, HairLysistrataA Grand Night for Singing, and Dames at Sea.

Professional credits include directing/choreographic The Producers and Little Shop of Horrors for the Mount Baker Theatre, Bellingham, WA,  writing and performing a one-man show An Evening’s Intercourse With Natasha Notgoudenuff, Bailiwick Theatre, Chicago, and directing and/or choreographing The MikadoAngry HousewivesChicagoThe Mystery of Edwin Drood, and Into the Woods in Austin, TX.

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