Actors Equity Association

Gregory King

Gregory King received his MFA in Choreographic Practice and Theory from Southern Methodist University.  In addition, he is certified in Elementary Labanotation.  His dance training began in Washington DC at the Washington Ballet and later at American University.  He went on to participate in the Horton Project in conjunction with the Library of Congress. His training continued at the prestigious institutions such as The Dance Theatre of Harlem and The Alvin Ailey School.

Terri Kent

Professor Kent is the coordinator of the School of Theatre and Dance's B.F.A. Musical Theatre program and is the Producing Artistic Director of Porthouse Theatre, Kent State University's summer professional theatre.

Amy Fritsche

Amy Fritsche earned her Master of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre from San Diego State University graduating Phi Kappa Phi. She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting from the University of Southern California where she received the James and Nony Doolittle Award.

Eric van Baars

As Associate Professor in the School of Theatre and Dance, Eric serves as the Interim School Director and teaches movement, musical theatre and acting. For the School of Theatre and Dance, he has directed productions including She Stoops to Conquer, Ragtime, Oklahoma, The Diviners, Lysistrata, Big Love, Honk!, The Wild Party, and A New Brain.

Terri Kent

Terri Kent is a member of Actor’s Equity Association, SAG/AFTRA and the Stage Directors and Choreographers union.  She is also a member of the National Alliance for Musical Theatre.