Potter Named Chair of Missouri Theatre Council

Joe Potter, assistant professor of performing arts and artistic director of theatre at William Woods University, has been appointed chair of the Missouri Theatre Council.

The Missouri Theatre Council is a statewide organization composed of all the university and college theatre department chairs and artistic directors from around Missouri.

Active members, in addition to William Woods, include the University of Missouri, Southwest Missouri State University, East Central College, Webster University, Drury College, Stephens College and St. Louis Community College at Meramec, to name only a few.

The council meets twice a year to discuss current issues facing academic, regional and professional theatre, including curriculum development, teaching pedagogy, assessment, production values, budget, seasonal trends and artistic direction.