Performing Arts Faculty
An actor, director, and teaching artist, Eric has worked with a broad range of students and communities. His performance work includes five years as a member of The Rhythmics, an elite team of presenters and performers for the corporate world with clients such as MLB, Vanguard, Nike, Microsoft, and AT&T.
Eric has also served as scriptwriter, curriculum consultant, producer, actor, and director with True To Life, a training company that uses theatre to teach management, leadership, and communication. His favorite stage work includes Crave at the Nora Theatre Company in Boston and The After Dinner Joke, a Monsterless Actors, Inc. production that won "Best Production" from the Off-Off-Broadway Review. Eric continues to direct and coach actors of all ages and backgrounds.
Office: Tufte 5th Fl.
A Round of Applause...
Recent news highlights from the Department of Performing Arts.
Emily Skeggs '12 nominated for Tony Award
Emily Skeggs was with fellow Emerson alums when she learned that she had been nominated for a Tony Award (Best Featured Actress in a Musical) for her role in Fun Home.
No rehearsal needed: Students win theatre competition
They didn’t go to USITT to compete (in fact, they signed up after the race had begun), but a group of Performing Arts production majors took first place at the 2015 Tech Olympics!
McGorry '08 talks about his two hit TV shows
The Performing Arts alum appears on Orange is the New Black and How to Get Away With Murder.
Grammy nomination for Sanlikol
Mehmet Ali Sanlikol, a well-respected pianist and faculty member in Performing Arts, has been nominated for a Grammy Award for his composition “Vecd."