• Theatre

Janet Bobcean

Associate Professor

Janet Bobcean has designed and directed over 250 stage productions during her career. Her Boston area credits include productions at The New Repertory Theatre, The Lyric Stage, Boston Lyric Opera, Underground Railroad and Delvena Theatre Company. Her work has also been produced at Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center, North Carolina Shakespeare Festival and Dickson Space NYC. Internationally Janet has directed in Dublin, Ireland and Edinburgh, Scotland.

In addition to designing and directing in the Department of Theatre (Vinegar Tom and Hair most recently) She is an active theatre artist in NYC with Playhouse Creatures Theatre Company where she recently directed two new plays (Kafka in Palestine, Veritas) for the 2017 Women’s Playwright’s Series. She is currently redeveloping a production, Facing Future which deals with climate change and its effects on humanity. Janet teaches Introduction to Theatrical Design and Directing. She holds an MFA in production design from Ohio University.

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Education

  • MFA

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Theatre Design
  • Directing

Research Interests

  • Theatrical Design and Production