Christopher J Staley

Actor, Director, Teaching Artist

PhD Student in Theatre and Performance Studies
University of Pittsburgh


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What I’ve Got Going On


Acting and Directing

  • Remote Collaboration on Sonic Cartography and Clepsydra  (Choreography/Movement) Link Here

  • Played "Doyle" in Pittsburgh Public Theatre's reading of The Wake as part of their 2020 PLAYTIME Series

  • Played the role of "Franz" in Appropriate at Pitt Stages

  • Directed Doctor Faustus Lights the Lights at Pitt Stages

  • Training in Toga Mura Japan with the Suzuki Company of Toga

  • Training with Theatre Nohgaku

Select Scholarly Work

  • "Fear of Death and Lyrical Flight: Mortality Salience Mediation in Fun Home." In Theatre and the Macabre, edited by Kevin Wetmore and Meredith Conti. University of Wales Press: Forthcoming.


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