In addition to the diverse talents and expertise of our faculty and staff, the Department of Theater & Dance augments the educational experience with an exciting array of professional guest artists.

Marjorie Gallant

Marjorie Gallant is a graduate of Georgia College & State University. A long way from home, Marjorie came to Maine by way of Portland Stage where, during an eight year period she stage-managed over twenty productions, including six seasons of A Christmas Carol. In addition to her work at Portland Stage, Marjorie has spent eight seasons at the Berkshire Theatre Festival in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. During the course of her professional career, Marjorie has deftly handled everything from one person shows to large musicals, gallons of real rain to gallons of fake blood, large casts of children and livestock, and the challenge of flying actors safely. In addition to Colby College, she has taught stage management workshops at Portland Players and Bard College at Simon’s Rock. Currently, she works at Portland Stage as the Development Associate/Intern Coordinator. Marjorie is a member of Actors’ Equity Association, the labor union for professional actors and stage managers.


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