Department of Theatre


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Head of Theatre
Professor of Theatre

David Kersnar is a founding ensemble member of the Tony Award winning Lookingglass Theatre Company and has performed, designed, written, instructed, and directed with the company since it was founded in 1988. Kersnar recently co-wrote and directed the smash hit production of Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas for the Lookingglass 30thseason. Read more »



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James Field

Financial Administrative Assistant





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Michele Hockersmith

Communications Specialist 

With a recent move to Oklahoma, Michele Hockersmith is excited to join the Department of Theatre at OSU as Communications Specialist. She has considerable experience in photography and graphic design, owning her photography business over 15 years. Read more »

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Academic Advisor, Theatre & Music

Clinton Wieden serves as an academic advisor for the Greenwood School of Music and the Department of Theatre at Oklahoma State University. Holding both bachelor’s and master’s degrees from OSU, Clinton returned to Stillwater after a decorated tenure in public broadcasting, during which he was honored with multiple awards for his journalism work in Oklahoma and Texas. 

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