Maggie E. Marlin-Hess



Department

Theatre and Dance
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Theatre and Dance
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897

Details

Education

  • MFA, Theatre Movement Pedagogy and Acting/Directing, 2009, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • BFA, Acting, 2003, North Carolina School of the Arts

Teaching

  • Acting Fundamentals 
  • Singing for the Actor 
  • Performing Literature 
  • Advanced Movement 
  • Scripting and Performing 

Research and professional interests

  • Member of Actor’s Equity Association
  • Professional actor in theatre, musical theatre, film and TV
  • Professional director and choreographer
  • Movement and mask pedagogy
  • Member of Association of Theatre Movement Educators
  • Screen Actor’s Guild – Taft Hartley
  • Founding member of Residence Artist Ensemble

Awards and honors

  • Best Choreography in a Musical Nominee, “RENT,” Richmond Theatre Critics Circle Award, October 2012
  • Best Actress in Supporting Role of a Play Nominee, “Boy’s Life” (Lisa), Richmond Theatre Critics Circle Award, October 2010
  • Best Actress in a Leading Role of a Musical Nominee, “Thoroughly Modern Millie” (Millie), Richmond Theatre Critics Circle Award, October 2009
  • P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship Fund, P.E.O. International Foundation, August 2009
  • Best Musical Nominee, “Reefer Madness” (Choreographer), Richmond Theatre Critics Circle Award, August 2008
  • Best Musical Award, “Guys and Dolls” (Mimi/Hot Box Dancer), Richmond Theatre Critics Circle Award, August 2008
  • Thomas S. Kenan Artist-in-Residence Award, Kenan Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, August 2003