Ross Stuart

Ross Stuart

BFA (Alberta), MFA (Carnegie-Mellon), PhD (Toronto)

Professor Emeritus
Department of Theatre

The founding associate editor of the Canadian Theatre Review, Ross Stuart has published extensively on Canadian theatre, and has special expertise in summer theatre in general and the Stratford Festival in particular.  An experienced adjudicator, workshop leader and director, his current research interests focus on the use of improvisation to explore non-dramatic material and revitalize classic texts, and the development of material suitable for performance in schools. Professor Stuart served as associate dean of the Faculty of Fine Arts and Chair of the Department of Theatre at York University.