The Centre for Theatre and Performance is delighted to welcome two new staff members into the teaching team for 2016. Professor Stacy Holman Jones arrives at Monash from California State University, Northridge, where she was Professor in the Department of Communication Studies. Stacy is delighted to be working with colleagues and students in the Centre for Theatre and Performance and to be creating “research and performance work that is smart, critically astute, and aesthetically provocative”. Misha Myers was most recently a Senior Lecturer in Theatre at Falmouth University, UK. Misha will taking a leading role in the performance program and is looking forward to “making work with students both in the studio and the city, to taking risks, navigating unknown territories, and learning all about our students’ creative goals and potential”.
Stacy and Misha bring a wealth of teaching, research and theatre making experience. CTP extends a warm welcome!
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