AMDA Faculty since: 2004
Stephen Rockwell is a actor, director and educator. As a former Resident Artist at A Noise Within Theatre Company in Pasadena, Stephen appeared in dozens of productions, including roles in A Christmas Carol (as Bob Cratchit), Macbeth (as Banquo), The Glass Menagerie (as Jim) and Noises Off (as Freddie). Stephen has been featured at such theatres as The Actors Co-op, International City Theatre, Antaeus, Theatricum Botanicum, Loft Ensemble, The Freemont Center Theatre, The Los Angeles Theatre Center and seven seasons with the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival in upstate New York. His directing credits include: Romeo & Juliet, The Two Gentlemen of Verona, Julius Caesar and The Norman Conquests. In addition to his various theatre credits, Stephen is also a seasoned television actor, having appeared in Chasing Life, The Soul Man, Rodney, ER, The Drew Carey Show, 3rd Rock From the Sun and Malcolm in the Middle.
Stephen teaches Introduction to Shakespeare, Acting Techniques, Acting Styles, Beginning Scene Study and directs various productions.
M.F.A., Acting, The American Conservatory Theater
B.A., Drama, Vassar College