Faculty & Staff

Peter Smith

Professor of Theatre Arts
A.B., College of the Holy Cross; M.A., M.F.A., Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University


Pete teaches directing, elements of performance, theatre history/performance theory, and voice and interpretation, and serves as the Artistic Director of Theatre/Sewanee and chair of the Department of Theatre Arts. Pete is the founding artistic director of the Warehouse Theatre, has acted in industrial films, television and radio commercials, and is an Addy Award-winning scriptwriter and multimedia producer. Pete received his Master of Fine Arts degree in Directing, as well as an M.A. and Ph. D. in Performance Studies from Case Western Reserve University.