Michael J. Arndt, M.F.A.
Professor of Theatre Arts
Besides teaching theatre courses in acting, directing and theatre history, Professor Arndt directs many of CLU's theatre productions. His recent CLU productions have included The Cherry Orchard (which was selected as a regional finalist production for Region VIII Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival, Pericles: Prince of Tyre, Anatomy of Gray, and The Threepenny Opera, . Professor Arndt is also active in professional theatre and is founder and the artistic director of the Kingsmen Shakespeare Company, a professional theatre company of CLU. Recent Kingsmen productions have included The Merchant of Venice, Macbeth, King Lear, and Othello. He is currently writing and developing a series of plays entitled: Under Fire: Stories of Combat Veterans Across Generations.
B. A. Augsburg College M.F.A University of Minnesota
Shakespeare Acting Directing Veteran