Faculty and Staff

Faculty of Humanities: Department of Dramatic Arts

Faculty and Staff

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all email addresses are 'name'@brocku.ca


David Vivian, Chair
Associate Professor (Scenography)
Office: TH 135B
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 4401
email: dvivian

David's website

Dr. Natalie Alvarez
Associate Professor
Theatre Praxis
on parental leave

Office: TH 146J
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 4496
email: nalvarez

Dr. David Fancy
Associate Professor
Theatre Praxis

Office: ST 104B
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 3584
email: dfancy

Dr. Karen Fricker
Assistant Professor
Theatre Praxis

Office: TH 136C
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 5780
email: kfricker

Dr. Yasmine Kandil
Assistant Professor
Drama in Education and Applied Theatre

Office: TH 146G
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 6704
email: ykandil

Glenys McQueen-Fuentes
Associate Professor,
Theatre, Drama in Education
retired as of July 2014

Office: ST 104
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 5255
email: gmcqueenfuentes

Dr. Mary Jane Miller
Professor Emerita
Dramatic Literature and Film Studies

Humanities Research Institute profile (out-of-date)

Dr. Marlene Moser
Associate Professor
Theatre Praxis

Humanities Research Institute profile (out-of-date)

We mourn the passing of Marlene on December 21, 2010.  If you wish to submit a comment or share a memory about Marlene please use this online form

Dr. Joe Norris
Drama in Education and Applied Theatre

Office: TH 136D
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 3596
email: jnorris

Dr. Robert C. Nunn
Professor Emeritus
Dramatic Literature

Gyllian Raby
Associate Professor

Office: TH 146K
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 3221
emai: graby

Gyllian's personal website

Virginia Reh
Associate Professor

Office: TH 146E
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 5392
email: vreh

Danielle Wilson

Office: TH146F
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 5397
email: dwilson


Administrative Assistant:
Dr. Georgann Watson
Office: ST 104
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 5255

mailing address:

Department of Dramatic Arts
Brock University
ST 104 ~ 500 Glenridge Avenue
St. Catharines, Ontario
L2S 3A1

Production Manager: Brian Cumberland
Office: TH 135A
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 4135
email: bcumberland

Technical Director: Gavin Fearon
Office: TH 120 
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 5252
email: gfearon@brocku.ca

Head of Wardrobe: Roberta Doylend
Office: TH 121
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 3204
email: rdoylend

Theatre Technical Production Assistant:
Ed Harris
Office: TH 122
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 6150
email: eharris

Theatre Beyond Words Resident Theatre Co.
Telephone: 905-468-7582

Part Time Instructors have included:

Theatre Praxis: Jamie Ashby, Rebecca Burton, Jill Carter, Terrance Cox, Jim Ellison, Heather Davis-Fisch, Barry A. Freeman, Paul Halferty, Nadine Sivak, Jacqueline Taucar, Keren Zaiontz

Theatre: Renée Baillargeon (Acting and Directing), Janis Barlow (Arts Management), David Copelin (Scriptwriting), Kelly Daniels (Acting/Directing), Peter Feldman (scene study), Javier Gubern-Soyka (acting), Leigh Kerr (stage management), Bill Lane, Alexandar Lukac (acting), Kate Lushington, Carolyn Mackenzie (Arts and Stage Management), Sonia Norris, Robin Patterson (acting), Kim Selody (acting), Barbara Worthy (acting)

Drama in Education and Applied Theatre:
Suzanne Burchell, Margaret Burke, Carol Mackenzie, Carolee Mason, Peter Moore, Michael St. George, Helen Zdriluk

Design & Stagecraft: Christine Anderson (scenic carpentry),  Tanya Apostolidis (wardrobe), Brian Cumberland (scenic carpentry & production)Dave Edwards (scenic carpentry), Cindy Emery (wigs and make-up), Matt Flawn (lx design), Leslie Furness (scenic art), Ken Garrett (lighting design), Trevor Hughes (carpentry/sound), Kathryn Kerr (sceneshop, properties and wardrobe), Judy Marquis (scenic painting), Cindy Maude (wardrobe), Adrian Palmieri (scenic carpentry)Cooper Smith (scenic carpentry), Kelly Wolf (scenography)

Suzanne Burchell
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 5255

Terrance Cox On Leave
email: tcox

Ken Garrett (Lighting Designer)
Office: Centre for the Arts
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 4272
email: kgarrett

Carol Mackenzie
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 5255

Carolyn Mackenzie
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 5255
email: cmackenzie2

Helen Zdriluk
Drama in Education

Office: TH 111
Telephone: 905-688-5550 ext. 5255