Ms. Amy Guerin

Assistant Professor, Communication Arts Department

Biography

Amy Guerin is a faculty member in The University of Alabama in Huntsville’s theatre program. She previously taught at Texas A&M University in the Department of Performance Studies for nine years. In 2009, Amy’s production of A Midsummer Night's Dream, a collaboration with A&M’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering showcasing flying fairy robots alongside human actors, was featured in Wired Magazine, on NBCNews.com, and on the NPR program Science Friday. She has also directed the plays Lend Me a Tenor, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, The Conduct of Life, Bus Stop, Measure for Measure, An Ideal Husband, Tartuffe, and Machinal at A&M. At UAH, Amy directed I and You in 2017 and will direct Neighborhood 3: Requisition of Doom in Spring 2018. She blogs about theatre at discoballtartuffe.wordpress.com. Amy received her BFA in Theatre from the University of Oklahoma, and her MFA in Directing from the University of Houston. She co-founded Nova Arts Project, a Houston-based theatre company, which received the Houston Press MasterMind Award for Outstanding Creative Contribution in 2009.

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Education

  • M.F.A., Theatre Directing, The University of Houston, 2006
  • B.F.A., Theatre, University of Oklahoma, 1998

Classes Taught


Awards/Credits

  • 2009 MasterMind Award
  • 2014 Smithsonian Magazine Article
  • 2015 Presentation at TAMU X
  • 2016 Book Chapter Publication