Rebecca Stone Thornberry

Rebecca Stone Thornberry

Assistant Professor
Communications-Theatre Arts

750 W, Bay Shore St.
Marinette, WI 54143

Office: T-136
(715) 735-4300 x4314
Office Hours / Schedule 

Spring 2017

Office Hours: MW 12:45-1:45 pm and TR 11 am-noon and by appointment

Intro. to Public Speaking (CTA 103-001): TR 9:30-10:45 am T-133

Intro. to Acting (CTA 232-001): MW 2-3:15 pm in the theatre

Theatre Laboratory (CTA 131-001, 002, 003): by arrangement. Rehearsals are usually between 6-10 pm Monday through Thursdays and one three-hour block on the weekend. Meetings may also occur outside of this window.


Dr. Stone Thornberry joined the campus in the fall of 2011 with a doctorate in theatre and MFA and BFA in acting. Previously, she taught Acting, Intro to Theatre, Public Speaking, and Theatre History at Front Range Community College, the University of Colorado at Boulder, and at Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas. She has directed numerous shows in Colorado, Texas, and New York, as well as presented at the Association of Theatre in Higher Education and Mid-West Theatre Conferences. Her research interests include American and world theatre history, popular culture, disability in theatre, feminism, classic and contemporary performance, dramaturgy, acting, directing, and voice for the actor among others. Her current research project centers on the late 19th and early 20th century actress, director, and producer Minnie Maddern Fiske.


PhD in Theatre, University of Colorado, Boulder
MFA in Acting, Ohio State University, Columbus
BFA in Acting, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky