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Theatre Training

Jef Awada Teaching MovementThe Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University offers a sequential and intensive program for training young artists for theatre. All students are accepted into the program by interview or audition and are enrolled in a particular sequence. The Conservatory produces a season of six plays and one dance concert annually. The productions are performed, designed and constructed by students, using each of three performance spaces.

Perspective students, or parents, with specific questions about programs within the Conservatory of Theatre Arts please contact the following faculty members:


Gad Guterman, Chair

Jef Awada, Performance
Joanna Battles, Performance

Lara Teeter, Musical Theatre

Doug Finlayson, Directing

Evangeline Rose Whitlock, Stage Management

John Wylie, Design/Tech

Gad Guterman
Theatre Studies & Dramaturgy