Department: Communication Arts/Theatre
Degrees: B.A., St. Mary’s College (Minnesota); M.F.A., University of Wisconsin (Madison)
Phone: (814) 332-4386
VCCA Room 303
Others by Appointment
Daniel Crozier, Associate Professor of Theatre graduated from St. Mary’s College and received his MFA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He acted and directed in New York City from 1982-1994. He has worked at the Guthrie Theatre in Minneapolis, The Public Theatre, Wow Cafe, PS 122, Symphony Space, and La Mama in New York. He’s performed on MTV with pop culture icons such as David Byrne, Chubby Checker and The Fat Boys.
Professor Crozier teaches Acting Fundamentals, Voice and Movement, Acting Styles, Oral Interpretation, Tai Chi and the Freshman Seminar Series. He also directs shows and performs for the Playshop Theatre at Allegheny. Recent productions include Carousel, Curse of the Starving Class, Investigation of the Murder in El Salvador and One Flea Spare. He’s created two performance pieces: Some Parts Missing or Broken, which played in Erie and New York City and Hit Me. Crozier is involved in workshops on acting and movement for area schools and community groups.