- 15 Dwinelle
- Tuesdays & Thursdays 8:30 - 9:30 AM, by appointment only
M.A. Antioch International in conjunction with the London Drama Studio and the American Conservatory Theatre. Lura Dolas’s acting credits include work with CalShakes, the Aurora Theater of Berkeley, the Oregon, San Francisco, and Santa Fe Shakespeare Festivals, The Empty Space Theater of Seattle, Sacramento Theater Company, Theater Emory of Atlanta, the Pacific Conservatory for the Performing Arts, and the Ensemble Theater Company of Santa Barbara. Her most recent credits include Queen Atossa in THE PERSIANS at the Aurora for which she received a San Francisco Critic’s Circle Award Nomination and a one-woman show based on the life of Carlotta Monterey O’Neill, produced by the O’Neill Foundation. She has taught and directed student productions at the Boston University Theater Institute, the American Conservatory Theater, CalShakes (where she was founding director of the CalShakes Conservatory), Berkeley Repertory Theater, Mills College and the California Institute of the Arts in Los Angeles. Her TDPS directing credits include The Caucasian Chalk Circle and The Cradle Will Rock, for which she was awarded a Consortium for the Arts grant. Dolas is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Theater, Dance and Performance Studies and holds an MA from Antioch International in conjunction with the London Drama Studio and the American Conservatory Theatre.