BFA '06

Theater Summer Institute Coordinator

Kati Donovan is currently an Assistant Professor of Musical Theatre and Head of the Musical Theatre Minor at The University of the Arts in Philadelphia. She is a proud graduate of San Diego State University’s MFA in Musical Theatre program, as well as an alumnus of Villanova University (MA in Theatre, dramaturgy focus) and The University of the Arts (BFA in Musical Theatre). As a musical theatre specialist, she has taught undergraduate students in a number of different academic settings, at Franklin and Marshall College, San Diego State University, and The University of the Arts. Supplementing her teaching with a strong scholarly background, Kati has presented papers at the Association of Theatre in Higher Education, American Literature Association, Philadelphia Theatre Research Symposium, and Music Theatre Educators Alliance conferences. Her scholarship has been published in The Eugene O'Neill Review, and the international journal, Studies in Musical Theatre.