ASHWORTH, JULIA

    Name: Julia Ashworth

    Title: Theatre Education Area Head, Assistant Teaching Professor

    Email: julia_ashworth@byu.edu

    Division: Theatre Education

    Office Hours: F-361 HFAC, Wednesdays 3pm – 5pm

    Phone: (801) 422-4539

    Education
    BA, Theatre Arts Education, BYU ,1996
    MA Educational Theater, New York University, 2002.

    Profile
    Julia Ashworth is an associate teaching professor of theatre education in the Department of Theatre and Media Arts at Brigham Young University. She has worked in the field of arts education – as an artist, administrator and K-12 teacher – for over fifteen years.  Her duties in the Theatre and Media Arts department at BYU include serving as artistic director for The Young Company and acting as program director for the Theatre Education program.  Her work focuses primarily on theatre for young audiences and applied theatre practices.

    Courses Taught
    MA 375 Theatre Education: Drama in the Elementary Classroom
    TMA 377C Theatre-in-Education Practices
    TMA 377D Theatre Education: Elementary Practicum
    TMA 455R Young Company: Teaching Artist Theatre Tour
    TMA 476R Theatre Education: Student Teaching Practicum

    Curriculum Vitae: Julia Ashworth