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Stevens, Kenneth


Biographical Note

Kenneth Stevens, who served with the Communication and Theater Arts Department (currently Communication, Media, and Theater Arts Dept) from 1973 until his retirement in 2014. During that time, Stevens created the graduate and undergraduate programs in arts management, directed hundreds of plays and musicals, was a ten-time winner of the faculty recognition, received the EMU Gold Medallion Award, and the Teaching Innovation Award. Outside of teaching at EMU, Stevens also served as Associate Director of the Cherry County Playhouse in Traverse City, Producer at the Red Barn Theater in Saugatuck, MI, as well as Director of the Actors Repertory Theater in Las Vegas, and President of the Michigan Theater Association, among others.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

38th Annual undergraduate Research Symposium "Building an Archive of EMU's Arts Entertainment and Administration Programs: 40th Anniversary, 2017 - 2018

 File — Box 2: [Barcode: 32307023307110], Folder: 31
Scope and Contents From the Series:

The Student Projects series containt student projects, theses and papers.The student's work is valuable for researchers interested in community arts organizations, public art, performing art and production processes. Materials in the collection date from 1990 through 2018.

Dates: 2017 - 2018

Arts Management and Administration program records

Identifier: 05.AMP
Abstract The files of the Art Management Program document the program primarily through student projects, theses and papers, that make up the majority of the collection. Materials in the collection date from 1990 through 2018. There is one file for the instruction of CTAR 452, and one object for the Ken Stevens endowed scholarship. Nothing in the collection documents the daily, or annual administration of the program, courses offered, course development, and the intersection of the program and the...
Dates: 1990 - 2018

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