• Theatre Historian, Stage Director, Applied Theatre Practitioner, and Educator
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2023-10-01 Teaching Local: Interdisciplinary Archival Methods for Community-Based Learning in Wilmington, NCNorth Carolina Literary Review.  Fall 2023. 2023-10-01


    Research Overview

  • Material history of:
    Burlesque dancers
    Chorus girls

    Women's labor in the professional theatre
    Other popular entertainment

    Archival Research Methodologies

    Community Engagement & Applied Theatre

    Theatre & Arts Pedagogy
  • Teaching Overview

  • Theatre history
    Specialization in nineteenth and twentieth century, American popular culture, African American theatre, and women on stage, archival research, and material culture

    Dramatic literature
    Specialization in new work, contemporary plays, and playwrights from underrepresented communities

    Devising and New Work
    Specialization in project mentorship, theatre lab creation, applied theatre techniques, and ensemble devising
  • Full Name

  • Elizabeth J Wellman