Speakers: Dr. Thomas Collins
& Wendy Collins Time: 7:15 PM, Marina Room
Thomas P. Collins , Professor Emeritus of Theater, taught speech and theater at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville for thirty-one years.
and wife Wendy Collins co-founded the Wisconsin Shakespeare Festival
, for which he
served as artistic director and she
as costume designer.
has authored the book Stage-Struck Settlers in the Sun-Kissed Land: The Amateur Theatre in Territorial Prescott, 1868-1903 as well as numerous articles about Prescott history.
volunteers at the Sharlot Hall Museum
Archives and has made educational presentations at Fort Verde, the Sharlot Hall Museum, and service clubs in Prescott.
is currently at work on a new book about the professional theater in the Arizona Territory.