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Kenneth Noel Mitchell

Kenneth Noel Mitchell
Assistant Arts Professor
Associate Chair for External Outreach


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Biography

Kenneth Noel Mitchell is currently the Head of Acting for the New Studio on Broadway. He is proud to have served on the faculty of Hofstra University, Lincoln Center Institute and The American Globe Theatre and as a guest artist/faculty at The Asolo Conservatory, Eckerd Collage, Florida State University and the Native American Community Center.  Prior to his arrival at the New Studio on Broadway he was Coordinator of Acting and founding a member on the core faculty for the University of Minnesota/Guthrie Theater BFA Actor Training Program, where he helped build one of the most competitive acting curriculums in the country today.  

As a director Kenneth’s work has been represented in New York in workshops and/or productions on the stages of  the Joseph Papp Public Theatre, Soho Rep, The American Globe Theatre, Musical Theatre Works and The Sanford Meisner Theatre.  Regionally he has directed productions for: The American Stage, Stage Works, Bristol Valley Theatre, White River Junction Theatre Festival, The Asolo Conservatory Theatre, The Eckerd Theatre Company, The Fredonia Opera House and The Guthrie Experience.

As an actor he has worked with Home for the Contemporary Theater and Art’s at New York Shakespeare Festival and appeared on the stages of The Atlantic Theatre, The Performing Garage, The American Globe Theatre, The Dramatist Guild, Bristol Valley Theatre, American Stage, Stageworks and WordBridge.

As a theatre administrator Kenneth has worked at the New Shakespeare Festival, Circle Rep, Drama Book Shop, The American Globe Theatre (Literary and casting associate).  He was the Artistic Director of American Stage, Theater Outrageous and The Kaleidoscope Company under the auspices of the Asolo Theater Company.