Theatre Department

Faculty & Staff

Our Faculty

Kate Bredeson - Details
Department Chair 2021-22
she/her (503) 459-4639 | kbredeso@reed.edu | Website
Theatre history and literature, dramaturgy, playwriting, directing, gender and theatre.
B.A. 1998, Macalester College
M.F.A. 2002, D.F.A. 2006 Yale School of Drama
Reed College 2009-.

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Caitlin Cisek - Details
she/her (503) 517-7380 | cisekc@reed.edu | Website
Costume and Production Design, costume technology and craft 
BA Theater SUNY Albany 2008
MFA Costume Design UC Irvine 2011
Reed College 2019-

Kate Duffly Catherine Ming T'ien Duffly - Details
she/her (503) 517-7338 | cduffly@reed.edu | Website
Performance studies, race and theatre, community-based performance, acting, directing.
B.A. 2000 Macalester College
M.A. 2005 New York University
Ph.D. 2011 University of California, Berkeley
Reed College 2012–.
Peter Ksander

Peter Ksander - Details
he/him
 
(503) 777-7355 | pksander@reed.edu
Theatre design and technology, design history.
B.A. 1998 University of Iowa.
M.F.A. 2001 California Institute of the Arts.
Reed College 2011–.

 

Guest Artist

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Cristi Miles - Details
she/they 
Acting, Directing, Collaborative decision making.
B.A. 2001 St. Edward's University
M.F.A. 2005 Brandeis University
Reed College 2022

 

Department Staff

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Alissa Warren
she/her
Costume Shop Director
Performing Arts Building Costume Shop
warrena@reed.edu

For general costume shop inquiries: costumeshop@reed.edu
Follow the Costume Shop Instagram: @Reedcollegecostumeshop

Rusty Tennant Rusty Tennant
they/them
Technical Director
Performing Arts Building Scene Shop
tennantr@reed.edu
wilcoxheadshot.png Charlie Wilcox
he/him
Faculty Administrative Coordinator
(503) 517-5131 cwilcox@reed.edu

Performing Arts Building Staff

Joe Janiga Joe Janiga
he/him
Performing Arts Instructional Technologist
(503) 517-4151 - joejaniga@reed.edu
Ryan Malloy

Ry Malloy
he/him
Performing Arts Audio Visual Technician
(503) 517-4820 - rymalloy@reed.edu


In Memoriam

Melissa Schlachtmeyer

Melissa Schlachtmeyer - Details
she/her
Theatre design, history of clothing, costume design.
B.A. 1994 Brown University
M.F.A. 2008 New York University
Reed College 2012–14.

 

Emeritus Faculty

clinton image Craig Clinton - Details
he/him cclinton@reed.edu
Professor Emeritus
Reed College 1978-.
worley image Kathleen Worley - Details
she/her worleyk@reed.edu | Website
Professor Emeritus
Reed College 1979-80; 1985-.

 


Reed Theatre is grateful for the labor of the visiting faculty who have contributed to our program in recent years: Carol Bailey, Chloe Chapin, Kristeen Crosser, Gretchen Icenogle, Elliot Leffler, Sharath Patel, and Darrin Pufall. 


 

Contact Us

Theatre Department
Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd.,
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 777-7357

Please email questions about the Reed Theatre Department to Kate Bredeson.