Cheryl Kennedy McFarren

Cheryl Kennedy McFarren

Kennedy
McFarren
Associate Professor
Position Type 
Faculty
Service 
2009 - Present
All Affiliations 

Overview

Biography 

Dr. McFarren holds an M.F.A. in acting from the National Theatre Conservatory in Denver, as well as a Ph.D. in Theatre from the University of Colorado at Boulder. She specializes in the teaching of acting, with an emphasis on teaching the performance of heightened language. She is a member of Actors Equity Association, and has worked professionally since the age of 18.  Recent years have seen her perform with the Berkeley and Colorado Shakespeare Festivals, the Denver Center Theatre Company, Germinal Stage (Denver), the Commonweal Theatre Company (Lanesboro, MN), the Creede Repertory Theatre (Creede, CO), and the Bread Loaf Acting Ensemble (Ripton, VT).

She lives in Granville with her husband, artist Mathew McFarren, son, and two impudent dogs.

Degree(s) 
B.A., University of California, Berkeley; M.F.A., National Theatre Conservatory; Ph.D., University of Colorado, Boulder