Document Type

Graduate Project

Date of Degree Completion

Spring 2012

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Theatre Production

Committee Chair

Elise Forier Edie

Second Committee Member

Scott Robinson

Third Committee Member

Brenda Hubbard


This project entailed the selection, background research and documentation, producing, set and house design, casting, direction, collaboration, and post-production analysis of Mater Dei High School's Production of Tim Robbin's Dead Man Walking, and The Dead Man Walking School Theatre Project. Documentation included research and analysis of the play as a production vehicle for the Project: Discourse event for the Performing Arts Department of Mater Dei High School. The analysis also includes a discussion as to the candidate's directorial vision and execution of this production.