Assistant Professor of Theater Studies
Bradley Rogers (Ph.D., Rhetoric, University of California, Berkeley) is Assistant Professor of Theater Studies, English, and Gender Sexuality and Feminist Studies; and Director of the Duke in London Drama program.
His book, The Song Is You: Musical Theatre and the Politics of Bursting into Song and Dance
, will appear in the fall of 2020. In 2015, he was a John W. Kluge Research Scholar at the Library of Congress; and from 2016 to 2019, he was the Book Review Editor of Theatre Journal
. In 2020, he pioneered a workshop of
Kurt Weill's Love Life
with Tony-winner Victoria Clark and served as the dramaturg for the planned 2020 New York City Center production of the piece.
His work focuses on musical theatre and on performance theory, with research interests in the relationship between theater, film, and new media; gender and sexuality; the relationships between visuality and aurality; and American theatre and performance.
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