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Arthur Grothe

Arthur Grothe
  • Associate Professor of Theatre Arts, Artistic Director of Theatre
  • Music + Theatre Arts
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Arthur Grothe received his M.F.A. in Acting from the University of Florida and has both a B.A. in Communications and Theatre Arts as well as a B.A. in English from Heidelberg University. He has also had additional training from the Stanislavsky Summer Institute, The Lessac Summer Institute, and in Meisner Technique. Prior to joining The University Of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Music and Theatre Department, he worked as Director of Theatre and Fine Arts Department Chair at the University of West Alabama. During his time in Alabama he directed All in the Timing, Almost Maine, Intimate Apparel, Godspell, Twelfth Night,Picasso at the Lapin Agile, Eurydice, Spooky Dog and the Teenage Gang Mysteries, and A Midsummer Night's Dream. A native of Cleveland, OH Arthur has worked on stage with The Cleveland Playhouse, the Cleveland Shakespeare Festival, Dobama Theatre, Cleveland Public Theatre, convergence-continuum, The Theatre Ninjas, and Bad Epitaph Theatre Company.

Teaching Interests
  • Acting
  • Classical Acting
  • Voice and Movement
  • Improvisation
  • Directing
  • Playwriting 
  • B.A., Heidelberg University (Communication and Theatre Arts/English)
  • M.F.A., University of Florida (Performance)