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Cara Wood

Associate Professor of Theatre
Academic Background
MFA, Master of Fine Arts, University of Mississippi
BA, Bachelor of Arts, Converse College
Phone Number:
(864) 231-2179
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Cara is the Production Manager and Resident Designer of the Theatre Department. Cara started working at AU in 2005. Since that time, Cara has designed 30+ productions, many of which received an Excellence in Design award from the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. (Region IV). Cara feels blessed to work closely with her students every day and is honored to work with such talented theatre artists.

What classes do you teach at Anderson

Freshman Year Experience, Costume Design, Experiencing the Arts, Freshman Showcase, Period Styles, Scenic Design, Senior Project, Senior Showcase, Stage Management, Stagecraft, Theatre Design Graphics, Theatre Forms, Theatre Internship, Theatre Practicum.

What year did you start teaching at AU


Why teach at AU?

It is a pleasure to work in an environment where you can share your faith. I enjoy working with students as they discover their calling.

How would you describe your classes to someone who has never attended one?

Interesting, fun and energetic.