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Patricia Ralph Gibson

P. Gibson Ralph

Associate Professor, Scenic Designer, & Chair
(585) 395-5265
pralph@brockport.edu
Office:  1101A Tower Fine Arts

Education

MA, University of Michigan

Bio

Ms. Ralph is Associate Professor of Theatre at SUNY Brockport, State University of New York where she serves as chair and scenic designer. Prior to her current appointment, she was Artistic Director and Designer at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf where she supervised the construction and equipping of a new facility designed to accommodate the needs of a deaf audience and staff. She is a Circuit Coordinator for KC/ACTF Region II and Member-at-Large on the Governing Council of the Association of Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE). In addition to these organizations, she is a member of the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. Professionally, she was, for seventeen years, a freelance scenic and lighting designer for professional AEA and non-AEA companies; has been artistic director of a women’s theatre company as well as partner in a production company. As an actor, she continues to perform on stage and in film. She has directed at the college and university level as well as professionally in Ireland and Antigua, West Indies. She has sat on the board of several professional theatre companies. Her scholarship is in the areas of design, assessment and theatre program accessibility issues.

Last Updated 7/23/21