Performing Arts Faculty
Ted Hewlett is a trained expert in theatrical combat, including hand combat, broadsword, sword and shield, rapier and dagger, small sword, quarterstaff and pole arms. bull whip, and basic equestrian skills. He has served as Fight Director for plays, operas, and television productions in New York City, Los Angeles, Boston, and Cleveland.
His director credits include Stone Monkey Banished, Macbeth, Richard III, Tartuffe, Dragonwings, and The Pirates of Penzance among many others. Mr. Hewlett's performance credits include Hook, Tri-Star Pictures; Mathis der Maler, New York City Opera; Army of Darkness, Universal pictures, and Shogun, the original Broadway production in New York City.
Office: Para 423
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."