Theatre & Film



  • BA Theatre, Minor in Music: Western Illinois University
  • MFA Directing: Western Illinois University

Courses Taught:
  • Acting One (THP112)
  • Acting Two (THP212)
  • Combat for Stage and Screen (THF130)
  • Introduction to Theatre (THE111)
  • Modern Drama (THE220)
  • Theatre Production (THP201AA)
  • Directing Techniques (THP214)
  • Makeup for Stage and Screen (THF115)
  • Special Projects (THP298)

Teaching/Research Interests:
  • Theatre: Performance, Direction, and Fight Choreography (stage combat)

Professional Activities:
  • PVCC (residential faculty, head of program since 2011)
  • CEO, owner of Fight Call, LLC a stage combat education and fight direction company
  • Certified Teacher with the Society of American Fight Directors
  • Arizona Opera resident fight director
  • Fight director for various theatres and schools around the Valley
  • Stage director
  • Actor

  • BA Theatre performance,management and tech

Courses Taught:
  • Stage Management (THP265)
  • Intro to tech theater (THP 213)
  • Opportunities in Production (THP268 )

Teaching/Research Interests:
  • Stage Management
  • Directing
  • Acting Coaching
  • Theatre management/company management

Professional Activities:
  • Adjunct Faculty since 2013
Craig Kosnik, PhD

  • BA, Theatre, Gannon University
  • MA, Theatre Education, Emerson College
  • PhD, Theatre (Theatre for Youth), Arizona State University

Courses Taught:
  • Introduction to Theatre (THE 111)
  • Playwriting (THE 118)
  • Acting I (THP 112)
  • Theatre For Youth (THP 151)
  • Theatre Production I and II (THP 201)
  • Introduction to Puppetry (THP 219)

Teaching/Research Interests:
  • Theatre for Youth
  • Touring shows
  • Puppetry
  • Playwriting and developing new work
  • Directing
  • Bringing world premieres to PVCC (Cave Boys 2018)(Oz: The Land That Time Forgot 2019)

Professional Activities:
  • PVCC (adjunct faculty since Fall 2014)
  • SMCC (adjunct faculty since Fall 2017)