Name: Anne Sward Hansen
Title: Adjunct Instructor
Division: Theatre Adjunct Faculty
Profile: Anne devoted most of her career to television and film, notably 13 years on CBS “As the World Turns”. She served 3 terms as President of the Utah Branch of the Screen Actors Guild, sits on the SAG national Low Budget Committee, SAG Indie and currently serving as the National Board Member representing Utah.
She is a leading film acting coach in Utah, Warner Brothers coach for “Everwood”, Robert Collier’s Acting Studio, New York City and has taught at University of Miami, FL.,Cypress College in CA. and UVSC. She also developed film acting course curricula for the Boys & Girls Clubs, BIA Indian Schools on reservations and the Kellogg Foundation Fellows Leadership Program, Washington, DC.
Anne hails from Bronxville, New York, graduated from Emerson College, Boston MA. and graduate work at University of Miami, Coral Gable, FL where she received the prestigious Irene Ryan Award at the American College Theatre Festival.
In 1987, she became the first chairman and a founding member of the American Indian College Fund. She currently is an Emeritus Trustee and received the 2005 AICF Lifetime Achievement Award at Lincoln Center in New York City.
BS, Theatre Arts & Speech, Emerson College, Boston; MA, Theatre Arts, University of Miami.
- TMA 123 Acting Fundamentals
- TMA 224 Acting for Film
- TMA 327 Performance Broadcasting