Jonathan Yukich, M.F.A.
A playwright who has been published across North America and in Europe, Hong Kong, and India, Prof. Yukich has been recognized for both his original works and his inventive theatrical applications of literary classics. He is passionate about creating opportunities for students to pursue their passions.
New work is the lifeblood of the theater, and these festivals show that the future is in good hands.
“Using our facilities and technology, we mentor students by giving them design opportunities with our productions,” he says. “This is a great way to extend their classroom training and mentorship into real-world experiences.”
He has directed several “new works” student festivals on campus that feature student-created productions.
“New work is the lifeblood of the theater, and these festival show that the future is in good hands,” he says.