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Faculty and Staff: David Leugs

David LeugsDavid Leugs, assistant professor of communication arts and sciences

djl2@calvin.edu
616-526-6441
DeVos Communication Center 250C

Educational background

  • BA - Calvin College, speech/theatre, 1982
  • MFA - University of Michigan, theatrical design, 1987

Research/Academic interests

the unique role of the designer in American devised theatre, the concept of theatrical process as pedagogy

Selected works

As it is in Heaven, scenery and lighting.

A Doll House, scenery and lighting.

Arcadia, scenery and lighting.

Edith Stein, scenery and lighting.

The Importance of Being Earnest, scenery and lighting.

Professional affiliations

  • International Drama In Education Research Institute (IDIERI) 2008-present
  • Association of Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) 1989-present, Treasurer of the Design and Technology Focus Group, 2008-present
  • United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT) 1987-present

Additional information

Won awards for scenic design and/or technical direction for The Piano Lesson and The Physicists

Curriculum vitae

Download David Leugs's professional curriculum vitae.