Loyola University Maryland

Department of Fine Arts

Theatre Faculty and Staff

Natka Bianchini

Natka Bianchini
Associate Professor of Theatre and 2019 Class Dean
B.A. Wellesley College, MA, Ph.D. Tufts University
Teaching
: Theatre History, Special Topics in Literature and Criticism, Directing, Experience of Theatre
Research: Twentieth-Century American Theatre, Beckett and Theatre of the Absurd, Women and Gender Studies 
nbianchini@loyola.edu

James Bunzli

James Bunzli
Associate Professor of Theatre and Theatre Area Coordinator
Ph.D. Bowling Green State University; MFA University of Texas, Austin
Teaching: Acting, Directing, New Works Creation
Research: Solo Performance, Dramatic Adaptation
jbunzli@loyola.edu

Pinha

Daniel Pinha
Associate Professor of Theatre
B.A. Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, M.F.A. University of Maryland
Teaching: Introduction to Scenic Design, Experience of Theatre, Computer Rendering for Theater Design
Professional Design Work: Jekyll and Hyde, Home of the Soldier and Genesis Reboot (Synetic Theater), Jacques Brel is Alive and Well, Glimpses of the Moon and the Real Inspector Hound (Metrostage), Henry V (Folger Theatre), American Voices (National Portrait Gallery), Nomination for Helen Hayes Award 2019
ddpinha@loyola.edu 

Alison PeoplesAlison Peoples
Technical Director
B.A. University of Pennsylvania, MFA SUNY Purchase
Teaching:
Stagecraft
aspeoples@loyola.edu

Ronald Pearl
Faculty

Ronald Pearl

This music professor teaches his students to intertwine creativity and entrepreneurship to become successful musicians

Fine Arts
A collage of drawings of the human form with various cultural modifications
Course Snapshot

Exploring Studio Arts 303: Life Drawing

Students in this fine arts class examine the structure—and intellectual context—of the human anatomy.