Assistant Professor, School of Theater Program Head, Musical Theater

MFA, San Diego St University
MA, Villanova University
BFA, The University of the Arts

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School of Theater

Terra Hall 713


Katie Donovan is currently the Head of Musical Theatre and an Assistant Professor, specializing in musical theatre performance and dramaturgy. She is 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 ‘06). Katie has presented papers with the Association for Theatre in Higher Education, American Literature Association, Philadelphia Theatre Research Symposium, and the Musical Theatre Educators Alliance. Her scholarship is published in The Eugene O'Neill Review, and the international journal, Studies in Musical Theatre. Most importantly, Katie is a very proud mother of two, wife, and aspiring triathlete.