Theresa Carson

Theresa Carson
Visiting Instructor


  • Acting
  • Directing


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About Theresa Carson

Theresa Carson is Visiting Faculty in the Theatre Department at Fort Lewis College. This fall will be her 4th year teaching and directing for the FLC Theatre. However, since 1995 she has also served as the Administrative Assistant/Marketing Coordinator, Adjunct Faculty, and Guest Director. She believes her heart work is to be a teacher, and to work with students in both a classroom and rehearsal setting.

Here in the Four Corners area, she has served as Artistic Director and Theatre Manager for the Durango Arts Center (DAC) for 5 ½ years, and she was Artistic Director for Sandstone Productions and Director of Theatre at San Juan College for 6 years, both in Farmington, NM.

Recent Favorite Directing Credits 

  • Gypsy (Fort Lewis College)
  • My Favorite Year (Fort Lewis College)
  • The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui (Fort Lewis College)
  • The Flick (Fort Lewis College)
  • Next to Normal (Durango Arts Center)
  • Rock of Ages (Durango Arts Center)
  • Rent (Durango Arts Center)
  • Fool for Love (Durango Arts Center)
  • Footloose (Sandstone Productions)
  • Fiddler on the Roof (Sandstone Productions)
  • Annie Get Your Gun (Sandstone Productions)
  • Mama Mia (Co-Director w/ Merely Players, Durango)
  • The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Animas Roots Theatre)

Favorite local acting credits with DAC Theatre and Merely Players: 

  • Veronica in God of Carnage
  • Brooke in Other Desert Cities
  • Kess in Independence