Associate Professor, Acting/Directing, Associate Director of NU Theatre
Doug directed Company, The Threepenny Opera, She Stoops to Conquer, The Real Thing, A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Into The Woods here at NU; Insidious at Road Less Traveled; and It’s A Wonderful Life, Secret Order and Rock ‘n’ Roll at The Kavinoky Theatre. Doug directed over thirty shows in eight years as Resident Director of Mill Mountain Theatre in Roanoke, VA. Acting credits include Atticus Finch at Studio Arena, and Brutus with Shakespeare in Delaware Park, plus three-dozen roles by Shakespeare around the country. Doug’s guest directed and taught at Virginia Tech, Franklin & Marshall and Dickinson universities and Walnut Street, McCarter, First Stage and Indiana Rep theatres. His MFA is from U of Delaware’s Professional Theatre Training Program. That last name is pronounced CHEEG-ner.