College of Visual and Performing Arts

Department of Theatre

The Department of Theatre is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST).

Beverly Redman, M.F.A., Ph.D.
Department Chair and Professor

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne
2101 E. Coliseum Boulevard
Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1499

phone 260-481-6551
fax 260-481-6707

office Williams Theatre
room WT128
hours Mon - Fri 8 am - 5 pm

IPFW Box Office

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MARK DELANCEY Assistant Professor/Scenic Designer and Technical Director

Office: Williams Theatre, Room 150A
Phone: 260-481-6556

Mark DeLancey IPFW credits include scenic design for  Good Person of Szechuan, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, King Lear, Anton in Show Business, Noises Off!, The Yellow Boat, and The Taming of the Shrew; lighting design for The Real Inspector Hound, Urinetown; The Musical, The Diviners, and The Yellow Boat. Outside of IPFW DeLancey has designed the scenery for Little Shop of Horrors, Chicago, My Fair Lady, The Miracle Worker, The Producers, and the Ohio premier of Hairspray at the Weathervane Playhouse in Newark, Ohio. His most memorable shows include The Seagull at the Delacourte Theatre in New York City’s Central Park; Jesus Hopped the A Train, with Philip Seymour Hoffman directing; the world premiere of Top Dog, Underdog with the New York Shakespeare Festival; Two Strange Ladies for Columbia University’s graduate program; and Been So Long at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.