Performing Arts
Christine  Young

Christine Young

PROGRAM COORDINATOR, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, Theater Program

Christine Young is an Assistant Professor in the Performing Arts Department and the Theater Program Coordinator. Prior to joining USF, Christine spent fifteen years working as a non-profit arts administrator, a K-12 teaching artist, and a free-lance theater director specializing in new plays about social areas that affect women's lives. Her areas of research interest include feminist theater practice, feminist pedagogy, new play development, and theater and social change. Current projects include: Works by Women San Francisco, a website that documents the work of women theater artists in the San Francisco/Bay Area; and an adaptation of Shakespeare's Hamlet featuring gender-reversed casting.