School of the Arts Faculty

Kenneth Cheeseman

Senior Artist-in-Residence (2004)

Prof. Training University of Rhode Island
Prof. Training Trinity Repertory Conservatory


Kenneth Cheeseman

Mr. Cheeseman studied at the International Film Workshops, with feature film directors Mark Rydell, Alex Singer, Peter Werner and Kevin Reynolds and studied improvisation with Keith Johnstone. He received the grant, "Partners in Production" to produce television programs with Boston's Deaf Community.

He is Director of Educational Services for the Boston Shakespeare Company and has hosted two children's television shows, Story Shop and The Lil' Iguana Show, winners of New England Emmy and Massachusetts Broadcast Awards. He has appeared in: Domino One, Mystic River, Sundown, Big Night, Blue Diner, Next Stop Wonderland, State and Main, The Crucible, Malice, Housesitter, In Dreams, and The Proposition and television shows Monk and Law and Order: CI. He is a member of the American Repertory Theatre and Trinity Rep and has worked at regional theatres around the country as well as off-Broadway in New York.

Contact

Office: Para 423

Phone: 3782

E-Mail: Kenneth_Cheeseman@emerson.edu

Current Courses

Improvisation I (TH130)

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