Faculty and Staff

Sally Shedd

Sally Shedd

Batten Professor of Theatre and Chair of the Theatre Department


B.A., Arkansas Tech University
M.A., University of Arkansas
Ph.D., University of Kansas

Office Location: Clarke 204
Phone: 757-757-455-3283
Email: sshedd@vwu.edu
Department/s: Theatre

Sally Shedd received her Ph.D. in Theatre and Film from the University of Kansas and has trained at the National Shakespeare Conservatory and the American Conservatory Theatre. Since coming to VWU in 1999, she has directed a wide range of plays including Into the Woods, Suddenly Last Summer, Medea, A Midsummer Night's Dream, and Almost Maine. In addition to theatre courses, Dr. Shedd teaches in Women's and Gender Studies.  

Shedd, Sally H. and Leslie Atkins Durham. Theatre Lives. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt Publishing, 2009.

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Theatre Practicum;Theatre Practicum;Advanced Theatre Practicum;Script Analysis;Acting II;HNRS: Script Analysis


Introduction to Theatre;Advanced Theatre Practicum;Theatre Internship;Theatre Practicum;Theatre Practicum;Theatre History I;Directing;HNRS: Theatre History I