Derek R. Munson

Derek R. Munson
Graduate Assistant, PhD Student
by appointment
Bio: 

Mr. Munson holds an M.A in Theatre from Missouri State University and is a member of Actors Equity. He has a diverse background as a theatre teaching artist, an award-winning director/producer, and an arts administrator. He has enjoyed various national and international theatrical tours including the Spoletto Festival in Spoletto, Italy and the Festival de Piaz in Antigua, Guatemala  in addition to facilitating numerous national residency and outreach programs, including New Orleans Public Schools Arts Revitalization, a public school residency serving thousands of disadvantaged youth most hard hit by Hurricane Katrina.