Performing arts professor DW Moffett teaching students

A faculty of performing arts professionals

The performing arts professors at SCAD bring years of professional experience and vital industry contacts to the classroom. Our faculty are award-winning artists and sought-after designers at the peak of their field, but their greatest achievement is the success of SCAD students, both within the classroom and beyond.

Andra Reeve-Rabb

Dean, School of Entertainment Arts

Mark Tymchyshyn

Chair, performing arts; creative director

"Our amazing faculty will lead students to understand and own a variety of tools, such as auditioning techniques, acting methodologies and the business of acting, to ensure success in the professional world. Our alumni are currently starring in television series and movies, on Broadway and on the finest classical stages in the country."

Mark Tymchyshyn | Chair, performing arts; creative director

Faculty experience

SCAD professors are dedicated to creating once-in-a-lifetime opportunities just for you. Through guest speakers, critiques, portfolio reviews and more, we connect our students with professionals in the industry every day. These contacts lead to internships, mentorships and often real-world job opportunities for our students.

Performing arts faculty at SCAD have worked for the following clients and companies:

  • CBS Primetime New York
  • Tyler Perry Studios
  • Warner Bros.
  • Universal
  • Disney
  • NBC
  • ABC
  • Being Mary Jane
  • Mad Men
  • New Girl
  • Friday Night Lights
  • Switched at Birth
  • The George Lopez Show
  • As the World Turns
  • Seinfeld

An environment designed for your success

At SCAD, professors who facilitate incredible opportunities is just one component of a diverse and fulfilling student experience. You can do it all: participate in signature events, hobnob with visiting artists and professionals, take advantage of stellar facilities and resources, and more.

Learn more about the performing artsĀ student experience