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

Fine Arts | Music | Theatre | VCD


Department of Theatre Faculty

Full-Time Faculty

Beverly Redman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor/Acting, Movement, and Voice

  • Office: Williams Theatre, Room 128A
  • Phone: 260-481-6551
  • Email:

Jeffrey Casazza, M.F.A

Associate Professor/Acting, Movement, and Voice

Mark DeLancey, M.F.A

Assistant Professor/Technical Director

Craig A. Humphrey, M.F.A.

Associate Professor/Director of Design Technology and Resident Costume Designer

John O'Connell, M.F.A

VPA Dean and Professor of Theatre

Mark Ridgeway, M.F.A.

Associate Professor/Scenic and Lighting Design

Steven T. Sarratore, M.F.A. (retired)

Professor Emeritus /Playwriting and Design