Deric McNish


Deric McNish with phonetic pillows

Deric McNish is an Associate Professor in the Department of Theatre at Michigan State University where he serves as Program Director for the MFA in Acting program. He primarily teaches performance courses to BFA and MFA acting students. His courses focus on acting, voice, speech, dialects, voiceovers, scene study, devising, and disability studies. He also develops theatre-based techniques to improve English language learning and teaches courses on Disability in Performance in the Integrated Arts and Humanities Program.

Courses at Michigan State University

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New graduate courses for the MFA in Acting:

Several new undergraduate courses:

Courses at the University of Michigan


Courses at the University of Colorado Boulder