Welcome! I am a Professor of Theatre at the College of Charleston, in Charleston, South Carolina, USA, where I teach Theatre History and Dramaturgy courses, among others. I publish in the areas of vaudeville, popular performance, and pedagogy. I am a director and a dramaturg, working both within my academic department and in Charleston-area theatres.
The Performing Arts as High-Impact Practice, co-edited volume with Michelle Hayford. Part of Palgrave's The Arts in Higher Education Series, series editor Nancy Kindelan.
Find it at the Palgrave site - Performing Arts as High-Impact Practice
I write about American vaudeville and Irish music hall. Current projects include work on international tourist theatre and an article on constrained maximization in boxing on the vaudeville stage.