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UC San Diego credits:

Baby Teeth (Dramaturg, WNPF 2017),Vieux Carré (Dramaturg)

Research Areas
spectatorship, national identity, imagination

Contact Information
Department of Theatre & Dance
UC San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive MC0344
La Jolla, CA 92093-0344
Office: GH 131
Phone: (858) 534-3791
Fax: (858) 534-1080
Email: wjjones@ucsd.edu
  Will Jones
Fourth-year PhD Student


BA in Theatre & English, Chapman University
MA in Performance Studies, New York University


Will Jones is a fourth-year PhD student with an MA in Performance Studies from New York University as well as a BA in Theatre & English from Chapman University. Prior to studying at UCSD Will taught Theatre at a performing arts academy in the Austin, TX area. While enrolled at NYU Will read and evaluated scripts for The Public Theatre, Lark Play Development Center and held an Internship at The American Place Theatre. His areas of interest include the role of the spectator in realizing the drama, the creation of national identities (particularly in the American South) and the role of imagination in the process of theatre making.

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