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Our professors are distinguished scholars, active researchers, published writers, and faithful Christians who demonstrate what it means to be both Christ-followers and leaders in their academic fields. As mentors and role models, they play a huge role in the integration of faith and learning at Bethel.

Department Chair

Meg Zauner

Department Chair and Associate Professor of Theatre Arts | mzauner@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 1997

Areas of expertise

Directing, Shakespeare, musical theatre, theatre history, dance, and children's theatre.


Brent Adams

Associate Professor of Theatre Arts | brent-adams@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 1999

Areas of expertise

Acting, drama ministry, development of original works, directing, and playwriting.

Leigh Anne Adams

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts | l-adams@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2007

Areas of expertise


Rick Rees

Professor of Theatre Arts | reeric@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 1980

Areas of expertise

Technical theatre, stage design, costume design, light design, directing, and children's theatre.

More from Theatre Arts

Bethel Theatre Productions

View the schedule of upcoming performing and visual arts events at Bethel.

Past Production Photos

View the galleries of past Bethel Theatre productions.

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