Associate Professor of Theater/Playwriting
Erik Ramsey is Associate Professor of Playwriting. His plays have been widely produced and have been published by Samuel French and Dramatic Publishing. His latest play, SMITH UNEARTHED has been developed at the International Society of Contemporary Literature and Theatre Conference (Estonia), Gwen Frostic National Reading Series (Western Michigan University), Brick Monkey Theater Ensemble and Pittsburgh Irish and Classical Theater. He coauthored The Art of Theatre, a text in use at 100+ universities, and works as a new play development dramaturg at venues such as Steppenwolf and WordBridge. Erik has recently been a guest artist at Russia’s St. Petersburg Academy of Dramatic Arts and Lubimovka Playwrights Laboratory in Moscow.