Bard Faculty

Miriam Felton-Dansky

Assistant Professor of Theater and Performance

Primary Academic Program: Theater and Performance

Academic Program Affiliation(s): Experimental Humanities


B.A., Barnard College; M.F.A., D.F.A., Yale University. Research and teaching interests include performance in the digital age; the contemporary and historical avant-gardes; and political theater and performance. She is a contributing editor of Theater, and her essays and articles have appeared in Theatre Journal, TDR, PAJ, and Theater, as well as The Oxford Handbook of Dance and Theater (2015). She was a guest coeditor of Theater special issues "Digital Feelings" (forthcoming, 2016), “Digital Dramaturgies” (2012), and "Censorship and Contemporary Theater" (2008), and is a regular contributor to the theater section of the Village Voice. Awards received include a Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Research Fellowship, Yale Dissertation Fellowship, and Theater magazine fellowships. At Bard since 2012.


Phone: 845-758-7960
Location: Fisher Center for the Performing Arts
Office: B57