Professor of Theatre Arts
Area of expertise:
Works Progress Administration
Federal Theatre Project
Joel Schechter is an expert on Yiddish Theatre, Depression-era theatre and the Federal Theatre Project. At SF State, he has planned and produced "The Congress of Clowns: A Conference on Comedy," coordinated the Circus Arts and Russian theatre workshops for CSU's Summer Arts program and SF State's collaboration with the San Francisco Mime Troupe's Youth Project.
Doctorate of Fine Arts, Yale School of Drama