Production Manager, Theater and Performance
Lecturer of Theatre and Performance
Peter is the Production Manager for the Theatre and Performance (THP) program’s main stage and Senior Project productions.
More About Me
Trained as an actor, Peter continues to perform as well as direct. With acting work including Red Haired Thomas at the (OG) Ohio Theatre in SOHO, American Buffalo in Hastings on Hudson and The Robben Island Bible at Alvin Ailey and Hofstra University. Directing efforts range from live-action direction of Activision’s Return To Zork computer video game to directing Lisbeth Sipes in her Edinburgh Fringe Festival offering, Bugbite. At Purchase College, he directed Charles Mee’s bobrauschenbergamerica, a multidisciplinary production integrating contributions from Robin Lynch of the School of Art+Design creating a 4-channel video environment into the Theatre and Performance Program’s inaugural main stage production. He also directed plays in and co-produced (with Lenora Champagne) a performance of 365 Days/365 Plays, an international premiere of plays by Suzanne-Lori Parks. Peter continues to seek out opportunities to perform and direct.
Performance, embodied presence, technology in performance, interdisciplinary collaboration, acting, directing, vocal production, identity, representation of public selves, literature of the stage in its social context, learning styles, Kabuki Theatre and performance at the intersection of cultures.
Introduction To Theatre And Performance
Theatre Histories II
Criticism and Reviewing Workshop
Exhibitions / Performances
Red Haired Thomas, Cliff. Oliver Butler, director
American Buffalo, Teach. Lizbeth Sipes, director
nothing, Andy. Lizbeth Sipes, director
BugBite (director, AV programming), Edinburgh Fringe Festival