Marcos Steuernagel
Assistant Professor • Director of Graduate Studies
Theatre • Dance

Room C236, University Theatre Building
261 UCB, Boulder CO, 80309-0261

Fall 2020 Office Hours
Drop-in Office Hours on Zoom: Mondays 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

M.A. and Ph.D. in Performance Studies, New York University
Specialization in Cinema and Video, Faculdade de Artes do Paraná, Brazil
B.A. in Theatre Directing, Faculdade de Artes do Paraná, Brazil

Marcos Steuernagel is Assistant Professor in the Department of Theatre & Dance, a member of the Latin American Studies Center Steering Committee, and Affiliate Faculty in Ethnic Studies and in the Digital Humanities Graduate Certificate at CU Boulder. Marcos works on the intersection of performance and politics, Brazilian and Latin American theatre and performance, and the digital humanities. He is co-editor with Diana Taylor of the trilingual digital book What is Performance Studies?, a member of the editorial board of HemiPress, winner of the 2017 ATHE/ASTR Award for Excellence in Digital Scholarship, and a Council Member of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics. His upcoming monograph traces the relationship between politics and aesthetics in contemporary Brazilian theatre and dance. Before joining CU Boulder, Marcos was Arts & Humanities Postdoctoral Associate at New York University Abu Dhabi, Adjunct Instructor at the departments of Drama and Performance Studies at New York University, and Instructor at the Theatre Department at Faculdade de Artes do Paraná, Brazil.

Recent Publications

Courses Taught

  • THTR 2021 – Global Theatre 2: Forms of Modern Theatre & Drama
  • THTR 4059-001: Performing Activism in the Americas
  • THTR 5010 – Introduction to Performance Studies
  • THTR 5051-001: At the Border: Performance and Activism in the Americas
  • THTR 6041-001: Global Modern Theatre
  • THTR 6111 – On-Stage Studies – Global Contemporary Theatre