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Kate Powers

Kate Powers

  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Theater, Theater & Dance


I'm a professional stage director, textual scholar, and prison arts practitioner.

Teaching has been a cornerstone to my career, both through private coaching and in the university setting. I have worked regularly at graduate training programs throughout the United States; I have been a guest director at the Juilliard School, the Conservatory at SUNY Purchase, the University of Minnesota, Drew University, Univ. of Missouri at Kansas City, and the University of Utah.

Education & Professional History

  • M.A., The Shakespeare Institute @ the University of Birmingham, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK.
  • Fulbright Scholar in Shakespeare
  • Drama League Directing Fellow
  • B.A., Trinity College, Hartford, CT.
  • Matriculated at Carnegie Mellon University; withdrew after two years to transfer to Trinity.

Teaching & Research Interests

Organizations & Scholarly Affiliations

  • Artistic Director, The Redeeming Time Project
  • Member, Stage Directors & Choreographers Society (SDC)

Courses Taught This Year

Profile updated December 27, 2017

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