Jeffrey S Strange

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Contact Info

Center For The Arts
1 University Plz
Platteville, WI 53818-3001

Department Info

Center For The Arts
Associate Professor
Center For The Arts




  • A.A. in Theatre Arts, Sinclair Community College
  • B.F.A. in Theatrical Design and Construction, East Carolina University
  • M.F.A. in Scenic Design, Hillberry Repertory Theatre, Wayne State University

Previous Teaching Positions

  • Tennessee State University
  • Wayne State University

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Introduction to Theatre
  • Introduction to Design
  • Stagecraft
  • Drafting
  • Lighting Design
  • Scenic Design
  • Scenic Painting
  • Theatrical Styles
  • Designing Pioneer Players Productions


Jeffrey Strange's designs have been seen at Tennessee State University (The Birthday Party and Ruined – American College Theatre Festival Region IV Finalist), Weathervane Theatre (HairRagtimeLegally BlondeMusic Man), Stagedoor Manor (The Wild PartyChicagoSweeney ToddThe Producers) and East Carolina University Summer Theatre (The Fantasticks). Previously, he served as Charge Artist for the Berkshire Theatre Festival. Jeffrey received his MFA from Wayne State University as part of the Hilberry Repertory Theatre where he designed The Taming of the ShrewHamletThe SeagullPippin and Lie of the Mind, which represented the United States at the Moscow International Theatre Festival. While at UW-Platteville, Jeffrey has created scenic or lighting designs for BetrayalMacbethRosencrantz and Guildenstern Are DeadSecret GardenGod of CarnageTartuffe, Death and the MaidenGuys and Dolls, Ghosts, The Normal Heart, Godspell, The Pillowman, The Crucible, Agnes of God, Company, OR, Marat/Sade, Eurydice, The Drowsy Chaperone, Stupid F***ing Bird, A Streetcar Named Desire, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Waiting for Godot, Noises Off, and 1776. He has also designed NunsenseFiddler on the Roof, Shrek the Musical, The Last Five Years, and Mary Poppins for the Heartland Festival and Peter and the Starcatcher for the Platteville Summer Arts Festival.