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Assistant Professor of Theatre


Education

  • M.F.A. Acting, Univeristy of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • B.A. Dramatic Arts and English, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Teaching Specialties

  • Voice, Movement
  • Acting
  • Stage Combat
  • Period Styles
  • Musical Theatre History

Research Interests

  • Dialects
  • Contact Improvisation
  • Shakespeare on Film

Affiliations

  • Voice and Speech Trainers Association
  • Association of Theatre Movement Educators
  • Southeastern Theatre Conference
  • Society of American Fight Directors

Biography

Lisa joined the ASU Theatre faculty in 2008. Her teaching specialties include Acting, Movement, and Voice, in addition to serving as a dialect, vocal, and text coach. Also a performer, she has worked professionally with such companies as Triad Stage, the North Carolina Shakespeare Festival, The Cherry Orchard Theatre, Hope Summer Repertory Theatre, and Playmakers Repertory Company.

As a playwright, Lisa has had five short plays produced at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and continues work on several pieces including a full-length play about her grandmother's experiences growing up in Scotland during WWII. She is also co-creator of the original piece Woman As Verb, which has been performed several times in the Southeast and continues to be workshopped.

Lisa Bohn


Contact Information

P: (870) 972-3315
F: (870) 972-2830


Office

Building: Fowler Center
Room: 158B