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Professor of Theatre Arts Mary Schuttler is director of the Theatre Education program at UNC. She co-authored the Colorado Department of Education Secondary Drama Standards and is a board member of Colorado International Thespian Society.
She has also been involved in the Denver Center for the Performing Arts Higher Education Council, the Alliance for Colorado Theatre and served as both President and Vice President of the Education Theatre Association.
Before her UNC appointment, Ms. Schuttler taught high school drama for ten years. Her program was selected to participate in the Edinburgh (Scotland) Theatre Festival as one of the top ten high school theatre programs in the United States. She received her PhD in Theatre from the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Her production of God’s Country placed in the Kennedy Center Regional American College Theatre Festival competition. Ms. Schuttler recently received the 2001 Higher Education Theatre Educator of the Year from the Alliance for Colorado Theatre and was recently inducted into the Educational Threatre Association’s Hall of Fame.