Department of Fine & Performing Arts Faculty & Staff

FAPA professors bring an abundance of both "real-world" experience and academic credentials to their classrooms, stages and studios, and strive to assist students in understanding how to incorporate their educations into their professional lives. Our professors are committed to helping students develop solid character and an attitude of ethical concern in all areas of their lives.

"Where Academics and Creativity Merge."

Dr. Karen Ward Dr. Karen Ward Chair, Fine and Performing Arts Location:Armstrong Hall144 Phone:757-727-5402 Expertise:Theatre, Criticism, Public Address, Directing, Scriptwriting, Songwriter, producer, events coordinator Read Bio »
Mr. Kwabena A Ampofo-Anti Mr. Kwabena A Ampofo-Anti Professor, Fine and Performing Arts Location:Bemis Lab111 Phone:757-727-5402 Expertise:ceramics, painting,drawing, art appreciation,humanities
Ms. Kamora L. Avent Ms. Kamora L. Avent Assistant Professor, Fine and Performing Arts Location:Armstrong Hall215 Phone:757-637-2343 Expertise:Theatre (Performance), Videography Read Bio »
Dr. Robin Boisseau Dr. Robin Boisseau Fine and Performing Arts Location:Armstrong Hall215 Phone:757-728-6915 Expertise:Theatre History, Directing
Mrs. Pamela A. Bond Mrs. Pamela A. Bond Assistant Professor, Fine and Performing Arts Location:Armstrong Hall320 Phone:757-727-5759 Expertise:Costume Designer for Theatre
Dr. Jacqueline M. Bontemps Dr. Jacqueline M. Bontemps Associate Professor, Fine and Performing Arts Location:Armstrong-Slater203 Phone:757-727-5402 Read Bio »
Ms. Corinne Noelle Langford Ms. Corinne Noelle Langford Assistant Professor, Fine and Performing Arts Location:Armstrong-Slater207 Phone:757-727-5402 Expertise:Costume Design and Technology Read Bio »
Dr. Joseph F. Martin Dr. Joseph F. Martin Assistant Professor, Fine and Performing Arts Location:Armstrong-Slater102 Phone:757-727-5402 Expertise:Visual Aesthetics & Communication Read Bio »
Mr. Ryan Q Mcintire Mr. Ryan Q Mcintire Adjunct Professor, Fine and Performing Arts Location:Armstrong-Slater215 Phone:757-727-6255
Dr. Curtis Perry Otto Dr. Curtis Perry Otto Assistant Professor, Fine and Performing Arts Location:Armstrong Hall102 Phone:757-728-4834 Expertise:Technical Theatre, Scenic and Lighting Design, Rhetoric, Communication Studies Read Bio »
Mr. John Miles Runner II. Mr. John Miles Runner II. Assistant Professor, Fine and Performing Arts Location:Armstrong-Slater102 Phone:757-728-6813 Expertise:Graphic Design, Art, Print Media, Printmaking Read Bio »
Mr. Richard Ward Mr. Richard Ward Assistant Professor, Fine and Performing Arts Location:Armstrong-Slater203H (2nd fl) Phone: