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Conservatory of Performing Arts

Robin Walsh

Associate Professor

Pictured is Associate Professor Robin Walsh.

Contact Information

Education

  • M.F.A., Acting, West Virginia University
  • B.F.A., Acting, Point Park University

Courses Taught

  • Dialects and Accents
  • Acting
  • Senior Professional Seminar

Background

Robin Walsh loves the flexible, creative atmosphere at the University, as well the burgeoning Pittsburgh arts scene. Her regional acting career is ongoing and helps keep her fresh as a teacher. She has appeared in theatres from the Bay Area to Burlington, Vt. She has done voice-over work and dialect coaching for stage and film. She recently started directing.

Curriculum Vitae


Professional Memberships

  • Actor's Equity Association
  • American Federation of Television and Radio Artists

Selected Artistic Works

  • Bricolage Bus, Director
  • Mad Honey for Unseam'd Shakespeare, Director
  • La Ronde, Director, The REP
  • Bricolage Bus festival, Playwright

Selected Performances

  • The Glass Menagerie,Prime Stage
  • The Goat, The REP
  • King Lear, Pittsburgh Irish and Classical Theatre

Research Interests

  • Creativity
  • Different methods of storytelling
  • Advanced dialects
  • Effective teaching in the arts
  • Jungian psychology
  • Novel writing

Selected Awards and Honors

  • Actress of the Year, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Performer of the Year, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Harry Schwalb Excellence in the Arts Award
  • Pittsburgh Foundation Creative Excellence Award