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Barrett Hileman, MFA

Chair, Ambrose Arts
Associate Professor of Theatre
Office Location
RELL108
Phone number
+1 (403) 410-2000 ext. 6901
Email Address

Biography

Barrett is a multidisciplinary theatre-maker with directing, creation, dramaturgy, and acting credits with Fire Exit Theatre, Hit & Myth, Badlands Passion Play, Rosebud Theatre/Rosebud School of the Arts, Corps Bara Dance Theatre, Kompany Family Theatre, Theatre of Consequence, Theatre BSMT, Smoke Signal Media, Alberta Playwright's Network, and Rocky Mountain College. He has performed in and directed shows across Canada and the United States. Barrett has a Master of Fine Arts in Directing from the New School University and has conservatory acting training from American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. In New York, Barrett has worked with Red Bull Theater, Firebone Theatre, Theatre 315, International Shakespeare Players, and the Public Theater’s Emerging Writer’s Group. Barrett is currently an Associate Professor of Theatre at Ambrose University and the Chair of Ambrose Arts. He specializes in acting training, directing, theatre devising and all forms of new play creation.

Education

MFA (Directing) (The New School University)
Acting Training (American Academy of Dramatic Arts)
BA (Theatre and History) (Muskingum University)