Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Theater Department

Rutgers Actor Presentation 

Joey Sponseller

Vocal Range: 
An OctoroonPlaywright/Wahnotee/LafoucheDavid EsbjornsonRutgers Theater Company
(hera)klesEurystheusKip FaganRutgers Theater Company
As You Like ItCelia/AmiensSimon DormandyShakespeare's Globe
Julius CaesarPlebianSimon DormandyShakespeare's Globe
A Dream PlayLawyerChristopher CartmillRutgers Theater Company
School for ScandalServantDavid EsbjornsonRutgers Theater Company
SpectreNorrisBo FrazierRutgers Theater Company
Fully CommittedSam +35 OthersRichard IsraelRubicon Theatre Company
Romeo and JulietTybaltJoseph FuquaRubicon Theatre Company
Our TownSam CraigJenny SullivanRubicon Theatre Company
GodspellJesusBrian McDonaldRubicon Theatre Company
Kiss Me, KateEnsembleRichard IsraelCabrillo Music Theatre
Beauty and the BeastEnsembleLewis WilkenfeldCabrillo Music Theatre
Anything GoesSailor QuartetJeff DukeRocky Mountain Rep. Theatre
Jekyll and HydeGeneral Lord GlossopMichael QuerioRocky Mountain Rep. Theatre
Guys and DollsGangsterJeff DukeRocky Mountain Rep. Theatre
ChessEnsembleMichael QuerioRocky Mountain Rep. Theatre
TartuffeCleanteRachel TracieAzusa Pacific University
ParadeOld Soldier/Judge RoanThomas ParhamAzusa Pacific University
Crazy for YouBobby ChildMatthew BurgosAzusa Pacific University
42nd StreetEnsembleDouglas ClaytonAzusa Pacific University
EvitaMagaldiBart McHenryAzusa Pacific University
The Music ManOlive His, QuartetBart McHenryAzusa Pacific University
Thoroughly Modern MillieEnsembleBart McHenryAzusa Pacific University
CabaretEnsembleMel SwopeVentura College Opera & Musical Theatre
A Funny Thing Happened ...Third ProteanMel SwopeVentura College Opera & Musical Theatre



Rutgers University, Mason Gross School of the Arts - MFA Acting
Chair: David Esbjornson
Head of Acting: Barbara Marchant
Kevin Kittle, William Carden, Heather Rasche, Julie Foh, Danielle Liccardo, Eileen Blumenthal,
Pat McCorkle, Deb Jackel, Billy Serow

Shakespeare’s Globe Conservatory (London, UK)
Simon Dormandy, Joseph Atkins, Richard Cave, Mary Howland, Dr. Farah Karim-Cooper, Huw Prall, Anna Healey, Patrick Spottiswoode, Jonathan Waller, Lucinda Worlock
Shakespeare’s Globe Intensive: Mark Rylance

Azusa Pacific University, BA Theatre Arts
Bart McHenry, Monica Ganas, Dr. Rachel Tracie, Jill Lincoln, Andi Chapman, Tracey Bonner

Ventura College
Linda Ottsen, Mel Swope, Cathy Butter
Shakespeare Verse: Dr. Jonathan Drahos

Trained Baritone Singer and Musician. Piano and Xylophone. Stage Combat (sword and dagger, single sword, hand to hand). Dance: Tap, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Some Ballet, Historical Court Dance. Dialects Upon Request. Impediment Training. Driver’s License. Great with Children and Pets.