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George Mason University

Clayton Austin

Associate Professor

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  • 703-993-1879 (office)
  • de Laski Performing Arts Bldg, A109B
    4400 University Drive, MS 3E6
    Fairfax, VA 22030

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Clayton Austin, associate professor of theater (BA, Brandeis University; MFA, Yale School of Drama) served as chair of the School of Theater from 2002 to 2010, and as production manager of the Mason Players from 1999 to 2007. Past experience includes technical direction for Theater of the First Amendment, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Hartford Stage Company, Trinity Square Repertory Theatre, The Barter Theater, and numerous summer stock companies. A faculty member at Mason since 1993, he teaches courses in technical theater, drafting, and the theatrical medium.


MFA, Technical Design & Production, Yale School of Drama (1985)

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Appointment: Tenured

Faculty Rank: Associate Professor

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