Aubrey Helene Neumann
Graduate Teaching Associate
Drake Perf & Event Ctr
1849 Cannon Dr
Columbus, OH 43210
Areas of Expertise
- Women in Theatre
- MA University of Illinois Urbana
- BA Lawrence University
Aubrey Helene Neumann is a student in the PhD program with interests in devising, adaptation, and women in theatre. Prior to attending Ohio State, Aubrey earned her MA in Theatre Studies at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) and BA in Theatre Arts and Mathematics at Lawrence University. In addition to her formal education, Aubrey has trained at the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey and Gaiety School of Acting in Dublin.
Given her interests in contemporary theatre making, Aubrey strives to integrate her scholarly research with her contemporary practice. She has collaborated in numerous devised works including In/Bed/Dead (Carleton College) and Show Your Faces (Lawrence University) and is currently developing a new work exploring the recovery of self post-loss. Likewise, Aubrey has acted and directed throughout the Midwest.
Aubrey is also an enthusiastic educator. At UIUC, Aubrey taught introductory Theatre and Public Speaking courses and consistently appeared in the “List of Teacher’s Ranked as Excellent by Their Students.” She has served as a teaching artist assistant in the Chicago Public School system as part of an education Internship with Northlight Theatre and apprenticeship with American Theatre Company. Every summer, Aubrey teaches workshops at American Players Theatre’s Acting for Classical Theatre camp.