Teaching Lecturer, Theatre Arts
BA, Theatre (Acting), Plymouth State University, 2005
MFA, Interdisciplinary Arts (Applied Theatre/Theatre for Social Change), Goddard College, 2011
Office: Silver Center for the Arts 312
Fall 2019 Office Hours: M/T/W/TR 8:00-9:15am
Fran is a Teaching Lecturer at PSU where he teaches performance, theory, and history courses in the Music, Theatre, and Dance Department and also teaches within The Standardized Patient Program. He typically directs within the PSU theatre season as well. Fran has directed, taught, and acted extensively throughout New England. He was a member of the Board of Directors of The Little Church Theater and Center for Creativity (currently closed) and spends his winters working with The Educational Theatre Collaborative (ETC) at PSU. Fran’s performance and teaching practices look closely at how we use the arts to connect to each other, build relationships, and process the challenges of the human condition. His original solo musical, BareFruit was produced at the West End Studio Theatre (Portsmouth, NH), PortFringe (Portland, ME), and Plymouth State University.