Raina S. Ames

Department Chair , Theatre and Dance

Associate Professor
Phone: (603) 862-3044
Office: Theatre & Dance, Paul Creative Arts Center Rm M112, Durham, NH 03824
Raina Ames

Education

  • M.Ed., Western Illinois University
  • M.F.A., Pedagogical, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • B.A., Acting, Western Illinois University

Research Interests

  • Applied arts
  • Stage combat/Choreography
  • Stage makeup
  • Theatre education
  • Youth theatre

Courses Taught

  • THDA 401: Freshman Seminar
  • THDA 444: Hon/Thtricl Themes/SocialTruth
  • THDA 475: Stage Makeup
  • THDA 554: Stage Combat
  • THDA 589: Practicum
  • THDA 624: Theatre for Young Audiences
  • THDA 641: Stage Management
  • THDA 691: Internship
  • THDA 721: Arts Integration
  • THDA 727: Methods of Teaching Theatre
  • THDA 729: Community-Oriented Drama Prog
  • THDA 760: Teacher Planning for Theatre
  • THDA 796: Independent Study

Selected Artistic Activities

UNH 150 Year Celebration Performance at The Music Hall in Portsmouth (2017).

Pericles (2017).

Shrek the Musical (2017).

Steel Magnolias - hired actor (2017). Retrieved from https://www.broadwayworld.com/

The Caldwell Sisters (2017).

Luna Goes to Mars (2017).

Zombie Prom (2016).

A Man's World (2016).

Suessical (2016).

Luna Goes to Mars (2016).