Theatre and Dance Staff


Carol Lavis
lavis@wfu.edu
336-758-4108
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Carol Lavis
Administrative Coordinator

Ms. Lavis has been on staff at Wake Forest since 1990 and joined the Department of Theatre and Dance in 1999. In addition to her work with the Department of Theatre and Dance, Carol is the Registrar for the Community Ballet Program and assistant to the Interdisciplinary Performance and the Liberal Arts Center (IPLACe) Executive Committee.

 

Ryan McCollum
Ryan McCollum
mccollrs@wfu.edu
336-758-3952
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Ryan McCollum
Instructional Technology Specialist

Mr. McCollum graduated from Wake Forest University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music Performance and later received his Master of Music in Jazz Performance from North Carolina Central University.  Mr. McCollum has been on the staff at Wake Forest since 2009, previously working as an audio-visual technician for Brendle Recital Hall and Wait Chapel before becoming the Instructional Technologist for the music, theatre and dance departments.

 

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Richard Williams
williara@wfu.edu
336-758-5294
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Richard Williams
Staff Assistant

Mr. Williams has been on staff at Wake Forest with the Department of Theatre and Dance since August, 2012.  He had served previously for a number of years as a senior secretary/program assistant with the Florida State University, School of Music, and more recently as an accounting assistant and data entry specialist in the private sector.

University Theatre Staff


Trevor Anderson
andersrt@wfu.edu
336-758-5296
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Trevor Anderson
Technical Director

Mr. Anderson graduated from Lynchburg College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre Production and Design.  Trevor was Assistant Technical Director of Seaside Music Theater in Daytona Beach, Florida before joining the staff of Wake Forest University Theatre.  He served as Master Electrician and as a Deck Chief/ Assistant Stage Manager on two National tours with Chamber Theater Productions.

Scene Shop Hours
: 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Monday – Friday
Office Hours: by appoinment

 


Alice Barsony
barsonab@wfu.edu
336-758-5083
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Alice Barsony
Theatre Collections ManagerCostume Shop Hours: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday

 

Tyler Wilson
Tyler Wilson
wilsotya@wfu.edu
(336) 758-5083
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Tyler Wilson
Costume Studio Supervisor

Tyler Wilson (Masters in Costume Design and Technology, University of Missouri-Kansas City, B.A. in Theatre Design, Illinois State University) joined the Wake Forest Faculty in 2015.  As a Teacher-Scholar Postgraduate Fellow, he currently teaches Intro to Theatre 110.Predominantly a costume designer, Tyler is designing costumes for the productions of Our Town and A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum as part of the WFU 2015-16 season.  He was recently featured at the United Scenic Institute for Theatre Technology Young Designer’s Forum for his costume work.  He has previously designed and assisted at UMKC Theatre (Missouri), Kansas City Repertory Theatre (Missouri), The Coterie Theatre (Missouri), The Unicorn Theatre (Missouri), The Buffalo Room (Missouri), Kansas City Actor’s Theatre (Missouri), Riverside Theatre in the Park (Iowa), Illinois Shakespeare Festival (Illinois), and the Illinois State University Theatre (Illinois).

 

Leslie Spencer
Leslie Spencer
spenceld@wfu.edu
336-758-1997
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Leslie Spencer
Audience Services Coordinator

Ms. Spencer received her BA in Arts Management from Salem College. She supervises the Theatre Box Office staff, who handle all ticket sales for the theatre, dance and Secrest Artists series.  She is also responsible for publicity and marketing for University Theatre productions.For information on the Season, ticket sales, or venue, please see our Box Office page.

See also: Theatre and Dance Faculty, Emeriti Faculty