Rodney Higginbotham

M.F.A., Southern Illinois University

Professor, Director of Theatre

Contact Information

Office: FA 236

  1. (773)442-5961,


Courses (Spring 2014)

CMTT 301: Nonverbal Communication (MWF 12:00-12:50)

CMTT 130: Introduction to Theatre (MWF 10:00-10:50)

CMTT 338: Melodrama (TR 1:40-2:55)

Rodney Higginbotham teaches such courses as Introduction to Theatre, Dramatic Literature, Theatre History, Improvisation, Stage Makeup, Dramatic Theory, Directing and Nonverbal Communication. His research/creative activities include directing for the Stage Center Theatre and the creation and development of the website, Theatre Ephemera. He earned a B.A. in Speech Education from Northeast Louisiana University and an M.F.A. in Directing from Southern Illinois University Carbondale. He currently serves as managing artistic director of The Stage Center Theatre.