Bruce A. Levitt

Professor
Performing and Media Arts, College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Information

433 Schwartz Center
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 254-2739

Bruce A. Levitt

Professor
Performing and Media Arts, College of Arts and Sciences

Expertise

Shakespeare; dramatic literature; acting and directing; civic engagement; prison theater

Current Research Interest

Phoenix Players Theatre Group at Auburn Correctional Facility

Distinction

New York State Council on the Arts, Former Chair
National Theatre Conference
Cornell Engaged Scholar Prize

Selected Publications

Fesette, Nick, and Bruce A. Levitt. “Rehearsing Transformation in an American Prison.” The Theatre Times 2017.

Levitt, Bruce A. “Horizons of (Un)Freedom: Reflections on Critical Hope from Behind the Wall.” Beyond Mass Incarceration: New Horizons of Liberation and Freedom 5, no. 2 (2019).

Cornell Research Website Article

At the Heart of Humanity