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  • Dr. Hurwitz received his BFA from New York University, his MA from Northwestern University, and his Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh. Having taught at NYU, the University of Pittsburgh, Point Park University, H.B. Studios, and Syracuse Univer...More


    • Theatre and Dance
    • Associate Professor
    • August 2009 to Present

    Taught theatre history, musical theatre history, acting, musical theatre performance styles, musical theatre repertoire, group piano, practicum, dramatic criticism.directed, and musical directed.

    • Theatre
    • Associate Professor
    • August 2003 to June 2009

    Taught theatre history, musical theatre history, musical theatre performance styles, practicum, directed and musical directed productions.

    • Theatre
    • Associate Professor
    • August 2002 to June 2003

    Taught musical theatre performance technique, musical theatre history, vocal technique, directed, and musical directed.

    • Broadway, off-Broadway, US tours, International tours
    • Associate Professor
    • December 1977 to August 2002

    For 25+ years I was a director and musical director of Broadway, off-Broadway, and touring theatre productions. A complete list can bee seen on my website,


  • The University of Pittsburgh
    • Ph.D.
    • January 1991 to March 1999

    Doctorate in Theatre: History, Literature, and Criticism, with areas of expertise in Ibsen, Greek and Roman Theatre, Comedy, and Musical Theatre

  • Northwestern University
    • MA
    • September 1988 to January 1991

    MA in Theatre: History, Literature, and Criticism, with areas of expertise in George Bernard Shaw, 20th century theatre theorists, Greek and Roman theatre and musical theatre

  • New York University
    • BFA
    • August 1976 to December 1980

    BFA in Acting and Directing, having studied acting with Stella Adler, directing with Jack Garfien, conducting with Lehman Engel. Minors in music and computer programming.