Peterson, Kris

    Name: Kris W. Peterson

    Title: Assistant Professor

    Division: Theater

    Office Hours: F-362 HFAC, Thursdays 9am – 11am online


    Phone: 801-422-4830

    BA, Theatre and Media Arts Education, Brigham Young University, 2002
    MFA Theatre Practice: Staging Shakespeare, University of Exeter, 2014

    Kris is an award-winning actor/director/educator. She completed an internship with the Tony-Award-winning Utah Shakespeare Festival and has completed acting and directing coursework at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre in London where she studied under Philip Bird, Glynn Macdonald, and Yvonne Morley.  Her recent credits include:  Kill Room (Ripley), All American Cannibal Cookoff (Monica), Hamlet (Gertrude), King Lear, (Lear), Dancing at Lughnasa (Maggie), A Day in the Death of Joe Egg (Sheila), Macbeth (Director), and Romeo and Juliet (Romeo).  She is the co-founder of Happy Accidents Theatre Company and Dark Lady Shakespeare Company.

    Courses Taught
    TMA 276
    TMA 336
    TMA 436
    TMA 315R (Acting Pedagogy)
    TMA 476/496R
    TMA 536
    TMA 330R
    TMA 220R
    TMA 420R
    TMA 455

    Curriculum Vitae: Kris Jennings