Sidney R. Homan


Sidney HomanAuthor of twelve books and five collections of essays on Shakespeare and the modern playwrights, and an actor and director in commercial and university theatres, Sidney Homan was named the university's Teacher/Scholar of the Year. He has written the libretto for the opera The Golem of Prague, with a score by Paul Richards, and recently edited for Routledge Press How and Why We Teach Shakespeare: Teachers and Directors Share How They Explore the Playwright with their Students. Bloomsbury/Methuen has just published Comedy Acting for Theatre: The Art and Craft of Performing in Comedies, which he wrote with the New York director Brian Rhinehart.

I teach ENL 4333 (Shakespeare), LIT 3041 (All Joking Aside: The Art and Craft of Comedy), and LIT 3043 (Modern Drama—Learning by Doing).


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