Meet Michael Staczar
Chair/Associate Professor, Speech, Theatre and Dance
Education: 1981 Boston Conservatory of Music BFA
1989 Syracuse University MFA
Courses Taught: Voice and Diction
Jazz and Tap Dance
Career Specialties: Staczar has been chair of the Department of Speech, Theatre and Dance, as well as an actor, director and choreographer. He directs many of UT's student productions.
Professional and Community Activities: Staczar directed
The Dressing Room
, by Tampa playwright Susan Hussey, at the Judith Anderson Theater in New York. Also in New York, he appeared in a musical retrospective of the life and music of Burton Lane called
Mighty Fine Music
. He is an accomplished figure skater at the Adult Gold level of the U.S. Figure Skating Association.