Theatre Faculty


Dan Halperin
At Nobles since 1999
Director of Theatre; Head of Performing Arts; Co-Director of the Nobles Theatre Collective Summer Intensive
M.F.A. in Directing and Theatre Education, The University of Texas at Austin
Halperin previously worked at the Berkshire Theatre Festival as Director of Education. He has acted and directed at several professional theatres and colleges and works as an aspiring playwright.

Todd Morton
At Nobles since 2003
Performing Arts Teacher
B.A. in Human Development, Lesley University
Besides teaching and directing theatre, Morton serves as Nobles' resident lighting designer. He has worked for several regional theatres in the States, including the Berkshire Theatre Festival, the Alley Theatre and the George Street Playhouse.

Erik D. Diaz
At Nobles Since 2017
Director of Technical Theatre and Design
B.A. in Technical Theatre and Design, University of Nebraska Omaha
M.F.A. in Theatre Design, University of Connecticut
Prior to Diaz's arrival at Nobles, he worked throughout Boston and nationally as a freelance scenic designer and production manager at a variety of theatres including the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival, SpeakEasy Stage Co., and the Sharon Playhouse. He previously served as the Head of Design for the California Lutheran University Theatre Program. Erik is a proud member of United Scenic Artists USA Local 829.

Jillian Grunnah
At Nobles since 2009
Theatre and Dance Faculty
M.F.A. in Choreography and Performance, Smith College
Outside of teaching, Grunnah is the founder and artistic director of Spunk and Co., a zany and athletic modern dance collective based in Cambridge. Jillian also trained in dance and theatre at Bowdoin College.


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