Brian Newberg

Theatre Director

Brian Newberg

Theatre Director and Assistant Professor of Theatre (of the School of Theatre and Dance) at Kent State University at Stark.

My Recent Activity

Developing our People

I responded to Katherine Burke: Katherine, I'd be interested to have a dialog about possibly using theatre as one of the tools to...

Katherine Burke

Brian, thanks for your thoughtful response. Perhaps you and I can use our combined theatrical experience to help find some solutions, using Legislative Theatre (a branch of Theatre of the Oppressed) to explore the issues... Continue reading

Developing our People

I responded to Katherine Burke: It is good, Katherine, to hear from a colleague from our School of Theatre and Dance, and from...

Katherine Burke

I'm also an adjunct faculty member; I teach in the School of Theatre and Dance. I have done my utmost to teach in a problem-posing, Freirian way, which consumes a lot of time and energy for me. I have another job at the... Continue reading

Developing our People

I responded to Carey McDougall: If we, as a university community, continue to forge a comprehensive process of appreciation of...

Carey McDougall

Roger, that's an interesting goal. Perhaps because so many faculty are trained for intensive critical thinking we do that more easily than point out what is working. I myself often wonder if it is my place to thank people... Continue reading

Engaging the World

I responded to Kent State University: In addition to the excellent ideas expressed, I would like to see efforts to bring mutlicultural...

Kent State University

In what kind of activities should the students, faculty and staff at Kent State University engage with the world beyond our campus?  Continue reading

Enhancing Academic Excellence

I responded to Kent State University: In the previous cateogry above, I mentioned how I'm using selected theatre productions to promote...

Kent State University

How can the university create an environment that fosters interdisciplinary collaboration and conversation to promote student learning? Continue reading

Enhancing Academic Excellence

I responded to Carey McDougall: Regarding experiential learning, that is a very big part of our School of Theatre and our theatre...

Carey McDougall

This is good informatin John. It seems like we could provide faculty with a list of past partners and possible future partners. And yes, I think one of the keys is making sure that the engagement benefits the partner and... Continue reading

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