Naomi Thornton

Visiting Professor of Theater

Academic Program Affiliation(s): Theater and Performance


B.A., Bryn Mawr College. Actor and director, Broadway, Off-Broadway, regional, summer stock, experimental, and political theater; feature films, television dramas, soap opera, and radio. Cofounder and producer, Theatre Company of Boston. Guest artist, New York University Graduate Program and Wheelock College. Teacher, Michael Howard Studio, New York. Coproducer, writer, and actor, The Fight to Be Remembered (PBS, winner of Bicentennial Award, National Endowment for the Arts) and the award-winning Yes, We Can (WBZ-TV). Toured nationally in two-woman show A History of the World. Directs Books-on-Tape, Simon & Schuster. At Bard since 1981.


Phone: 845-758-3018
Location: Fisher Center for the Performing Arts
Office: 175