Stephen Rupsch

Assistant Professor of Theatre Studies and Director of Theatre

Certificate, Drama Studio of London, Berkeley 
B.A, California Institute of Integral Studies 
M.A., Middlesex University 
Ph.D., University of Oregon 

Programs: Theatre Studies

Stephen is currently in his fourth year teaching and directing at St. Norbert College, during which he directed Lives of the Saints, The Glass Menagerie, Fuddy Meers, Songs for a New World, Metamorphoses, The Shape of Things, and Frankenstein.

Stephen received his Ph.D. in theatre practice from the University of Oregon-Eugene, his M.A. in theatre directing from Middlesex University in London and B.A. in Integral Studies from California Institute of Integral Studies. Stephen also completed the course in Acting with the Drama Studio of London in Berkeley, Calif.

Originally from Racine, Wis., Stephen spent the last 25 years on the west coast working as an actor, director and theatre administrator.

Professional directing credits include The Lord Leebrick Theatre in Eugene, Ore. and The New Conservatory Theatre Center in San Francisco.

Courses
THEA 101 Introduction to Live Performance 
THEA 202 Beginning Acting 
THEA 302 Contemporary Theatre 
THEA 333 Directing 
THEA 335 Advanced Acting 
THEA 336 Theatre History 
THEA 250/450 Performance and Production (P/P) Labs