A.R.T. Institute: Featured Alumni

Take a look at what our former Acting, Dramaturgy, and Voice and Speech students have gone on to accomplish:

Amen Igbinosun (Acting, ’13) played Bernie “Bacon” Cowley on TNT’s new hit show The Last Ship.  He has also appeared as Nate in the History Channel's Texas Rising, a History Channel mini-series about creation of the Texas Rangers.

Dustyn Gulledge (Acting, '12) appeared with Tom Hanks in the Broadway production of Lucky Guy, and originated the role of Evan on HBO's "Silicon Valley."

Adeola Role (Acting, ’12) appeared as Joy in A.R.T.’s production of Witness Uganda.

Erikka Walsh (Acting, ’11) first originated the role of the Ex-Girlfriend in Once at A.R.T., and went on to perform in both the New York Theatre Workshop and Broadway productions.

Peter Cambor (Acting, ’05) was a series regular on NCIS: Los Angeles on CBS and The Wedding Band on TBS, played the lead in ABC’s Notes from The Underbelly, and began his career right out of school opposite Annette Bening in The Cherry Orchard.

Katori Hall (Acting, ’05) wrote The Mountaintop, which ran on Broadway with Angela Bassett and Samuel L. Jackson, after winning the 2011 Olivier Award for the best new play in London. Her play Hurt Village was produced at Signature Theater Company in New York in 2012.

Zuzanna Szadkowsi (Acting, ’05) originated the roles of Nurse Pell in Cinemax’s The Knick and Dorota on the CW's Gossip Girls.  You can also catch her on HBO’s Girls.

Tug Coker (Acting, ’04) played Larry Bird in Magic/Bird on Broadway.

Jon Bernthal (Acting, ’01) played Grady Travis, opposite Brad Pitt, in the movie Fury.

Tim Kang (Acting, '01) stars in CBS’ The Mentalist.

Jonno Roberts (Acting, ’01) performed in David Mamet’s Race at LA's Kirk Douglas Theatre in a production directed by Institute Director, Scott Zigler.

Roslyn Ruff (Acting, ’01) was last seen on the big screen in The Help and on Broadway in Romeo and Juliet.

Deborah Cahn (Acting, ’98) won a Writer’s Guild of America Award for her work on “The West Wing” and is now a producer on “Grey’s Anatomy”.

Betsy Brandt (Acting, ’97) and Kerry O’Malley (Acting, ’93) have both appeared in Showtime’s Masters of Sex.

Jessalyn Gilsig (Acting, ’95) Best known for her work on GleeNip/Tuck, and Boston Public.

Kerry O’Malley (Acting, ’93) will play the character of Kyle Reese’s mother in the new Terminator movie, Terminator: Genisys, opening in July 2015.

Sara Bookin-Weiner (Dramaturgy, ’11) is the Manager of Outreach at the New Center in Newton, MA.

Laura Henry (Dramaturgy, ’11) is the Education Coordinator at the Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington, D.C.

Rachel Hutt (Dramaturgy, ’11) is the Management Programs Associate at the Theatre Communications Group in NYC.

Joseph Pindelski (Dramaturgy, ’11) is the Literary Manager of Interrobang Theatre Project in Chicago, a Assistant to the Producer at the Goodman Theatre, and the dramaturg for The Glass Menagerie, a part of Steppenwolf Theatre/Northwestern University's "Next Up" series.

Paul Stacey (Dramaturgy, ’10) is the Artistic Director at Reading Rep (Reading, England).

Brendan Shea (Dramaturgy, ’10) is the Education and Community Programs Manager at the American Repertory Theater.

Sarah Ollove (Dramaturgy, ’08) is an Assistant Professor at Rowan University.

Sarah Wallace (Dramaturgy, ’08) is the Executive Associate to the Associate Vice President at George Washington University.

Mavoureen Arndt (Dramaturgy, ’07) is the associate dramaturg at Goodman Theatre.

Katie Mallinson (Dramaturgy, ’07) is a lecturer in History and Literature of Theatre and Dramatic Criticism at Niagra University.

Shari Perkins (Dramaturgy, ’06) matriculated to CUNY Graduate Center's  Ph.D. program in Theatre. She teaches as Hunter College as the Enhanced Chancellor’s Fellow.

Kristen Bowen (Dramaturgy, ’05) the Literary Associate for the Signature Theatre Company.

Akiva Fox (Dramaturgy, ’05) is the founder of Haymaker, a theater company in Durham, NC.

Emily Otto (Dramaturgy, ’05) is the resident dramaturg and composer for Stolen Chair theatre company.

Ryan McKittrick (Dramaturgy, ’00) is the Director of Artistic Programs at the American Repertory Theater, the co-head of Dramaturgy at the A.R.T./MXAT Institute for Advanced Theater Training at Harvard University, and a lecturer in Theater Arts at Brandeis University.

Jennifer Kiger (Dramaturgy, ’99) is the Associate Artistic Director at Yale Repertory Theatre. 

Gideon Lester (Dramaturgy, ’97) is a Professor of Theater and the Director of the Theater & Performance Program at Bard College.

Shawn Rene Graham (Dramaturgy, ’96) is the Artist Services Manager at The Field in New York City.

Sarah Stevenson (Dramaturgy, ’94) is an Associate Professor of English at the college of Mount Saint Vincent.

Christopher Baker (Dramaturgy, ’90) is the Associate Producer/Dramaturg at Hartford Stage and a guest lecturer at The Hartt School at the University of Hartford.

Jane Guyer-Fujita (Voice and Speech, ’10) is a lecturer in Acting at Yale School of Drama and teaches Speech and Accents/Dialects at Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University.

Julia Foh (Voice and Speech, ’09) is a faculty member in Voice and Speech at Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University.  She will be teaching summer classes in Fitzmaurice Voicework at the ART/NY Studios.

Vivianne Majkowski (Voice and Speech, ’06) is on the faculty at the Savannah College of Art and Design

Michael Cobb (Voice and Speech, ’05) is the visiting assistant professor in the Department of Theatre at the College of Fine Arts at the University of Utah.

Deborah Cooney (Voice and Speech, ’04) teaches Voice and Speech at The Boston Conservatory.

Karen Kopryanski (Voice and Speech, ’03) teaches Voice and Speech at The Boston Conservatory.

Laura Wayth (Voice and Speech, ’02) is an Assistant Professor at the Florida Atlantic University: Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters.

Patricia Delorey (Voice and Speech, ’01) is the Voice, Speech & Dialects faculty member at the Conservatory at the Asolo Repertory Theatre.

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