Profile

Barbara Burgess-Lefebvre, M.F.A.
Associate Professor of Communications (Communications)
lefebvre@rmu.edu
412-397-5409 phone (M)
412-397-6468 fax
Wheatley Center 216


Educational Background

  • Master of Fine Arts, Directing, Illinois State University, 1989
  • Bachelor of Arts, English Writing/Drama, State University of New York at Potsdam, 1981

Professional Background

  • Pittsburgh Musical Theater (Acting, Costume Design, Fight Choreography) Richard E. Rauh Conservatory (Directing/Fight Choreography) Buckhannon Theatre (Acting/Directing) Steppenwolf Theatre (Costume Design/Assistant Stage management/Props construction)
  • Professionally directing, acting, fight directing and designing costumes for 20 years

Area of Expertise/Research

  • Directing Acting Stage Combat Choreography Costume Design Dramaturgy Make-up Design
  • Recognized as an actor/combatant in 6 weapons styles by the American Society of Fight Directors. (unarmed, quarterstaff, smallsword, quarterstaff, rapier and dagger, broadsword)

Presentations

  • 2013 - Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival Region II Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship response

Schedule of Courses
Schedule Book for All Active and Available Future Terms, Barbara


Spring 2014
Course-SectionTimeDaysLocInstructorSessionSeats
  • HUMA1010-L1
  • -ONLINEFBurgess-Lefebvre2 (01/11-03/07/14)9 Seats
  • HUMA1010-L2
  • -ONLINEFBurgess-Lefebvre4 (03/08-05/03/14)3 Seats
  • THEA1040-A
  • 11:00-11:50 AMM W FMBurgess-Lefebvre1 (01/13-05/03/14)4 Seats
  • THEA2060-A
  • 01:00-01:50 PMM W FMBurgess-Lefebvre1 (01/13-05/03/14)18 Seats

    Summer 2014
    Course-SectionTimeDaysLocInstructorSessionSeats
  • HUMA1010-A
  • -ONLINEIBurgess-Lefebvre7 (06/09-08/02/14)0 Seats
  • THEA1030-A
  • 06:00-10:00 PMMMBurgess-Lefebvre7 (06/09-08/02/14)22 Seats

    Fall 2014
    Course-SectionTimeDaysLocInstructorSessionSeats
  • HUMA1010-L1
  • -ONLINEFBurgess-Lefebvre2 (08/23-10/17/14)18 Seats
  • HUMA1015-A
  • 09:45-10:35 AMM W FMBurgess-Lefebvre1 (08/25-12/13/14)0 Seats
  • THEA1040-A
  • 01:45-02:35 PMM W FMBurgess-Lefebvre1 (08/25-12/13/14)21 Seats
  • THEA2070-A
  • 12:45-01:35 PMM W FMBurgess-Lefebvre1 (08/25-12/13/14)11 Seats

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