Theresa M. Davis

Theresa M. Davis
Associate Professor, Cross Cultural Performance

Davis_TheresaTheresa M. Davis received her M.F.A from Virginia Commonwealth University and her B.A. from Gannon University.  She has taught theatre at Kalamazoo College, Macalester College and West Virginia University. Theresa is a member of the Board of Directors for the University and Resident Theatre Association (U/RTA). Her directing credits include The Colored Museum, The Miser, A Piece of My Heart, Flyin’ West, Mo Pas Connin, for colored girls who have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf, Seven Guitars, and The African Company Presents Richard III.

The founding Artistic Director of the Cultural Awareness Troupe (The CAT); Theresa has had the privilege of directing the first African-American mainstage production at three universities.