List of academic signatories by field
Current and former faculty: 782 verified.
|Name, listed by field||Position and affiliation, or personal comment||Date signed|
|Johanna Maria Binner||
Student; writing my final thesis about the Authorship Question
|Dr. Lauren D. Breach I, J.D.||
|Ms. Amanda Brend, M.A.||
Thank you so much for raising this-it makes total sense. How exciting!
|Mrs. Helena Brodin Friberg||
Swedish actress of The Royal Dramatic Theatre of Stockholm; appeared in more than 40 films and television shows, 1960 - 2000; co-author, “Täcknamn Shakespeare”
|Mr. Raymond H. Caldwell, M.A.||
Founder/Producing Director, Texas Shakespeare Festival
|Ms. Tracy Leigh Campbell||
Theatre Instructor, John Abbott College, Quebec, Canada
|Dr. Thomas F. Canfield, Ph.D.||
Dramaturg and Professor of English and Humanities
|Alex Cox, M.A.||
Film Director, Actor & Screenwriter
|Howard Dando, M.A.||
As a theatre director and university theatre professor, I question Shakespeare's authorship.
|Mr. Ron Song Destro, M.F.A.||
Kennedy Center Award-winning playwright. Artistic Director, Oxford Shakespeare Company. Former university professor. Academic Fields both theatre & English lit.
|Prof. Anne M. Diehl, M.F.A.||
Member of Actors Equity Association, Adjunct Professor, The Ohio State University, Acting Instructor
|Mr. Ashley Samuel Dooley Martyn||
|Prof. Kevin Doyle, M.F.A.||
Professor Emeritus, Theatre, Utah State University
|Mr. Christopher DuVal, M.F.A.||
Assistant Professor of Theatre, University of Idaho
|Mr. Robert Jackson Erwin, M.F.A.||
Professor of Theatre, Eastfield College
|Mr. William Dean Fears||
|Prof. James Fisher, M.F.A.||
Head, Department of Theatre, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
|Richard France, Ph.D.||
Playwright, Film/Drama critic, Author of “Orson Welles on Shakespeare,” the Choice Award-winning “The Theater of Orson Welles,” “Obediently Yours, Orson Welles”
|Ms. Barbara Friedkin||
Co-author of award-winning musical "Breakfast in Marin," and uncredited writer on several high profile screenplays.
|Mr. Joseph D. Frost, M.F.A.||12/20/10|
|Guy J. Gallo, M.F.A.||
|Mr. Lawrence Ray Gard||
Artistic Director, Carpenter Science Theatre Company
|Mr. Sam David Brimble Gardner||
I believe Shakspere was Shakespeare, but only for faith. There IS reasonable doubt, and I wholeheartedly agree it should be a subject for discussion in class.
|Dr. Sky Gilbert||
University Research Chair in Creative Writing and Theatre Studies at Guelph University
|Ms. Rebecca Greasby, M.A.||
Theatre Director, Actor
|Dr. Stephen Isaac Gregson, Ph.D.||
UK based theatre critic since 1991; UK representative at International Association of Theatre Critics Young Critics Conference 1993
|Mr. Sebastian Harcombe||
Course Director, BA Acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London (RADA)
|Mr. William James Hargreaves, M.A.||01/08/21|
|Mr. Christopher L. Harris, M.F.A.||
Professor of Theatre, Willamette University; Former President, Oak Park Festival Theatre, Chicago; Meritorious Achievement Awards, Kennedy Center/ACT Festival
|Mr. Bill Jenkins, M.F.A.||
Assistant Professor, Technical Director, Theatre Arts, Dominican University, River Forest, IL
|Prof. William James Johnson, M.F.A.||
Professor of Theatre, California State Univiersity, Chico.
|Mrs. Kitter Krebs Keisernielsen, M.A.||
Drama teacher on two theater schools in Denmark; MA in theater history.
|Prof. Kitter Krebs, M.B.A.||
Teacher of Theater History at National Danish Acting School. Final paper on King Lear
|Mr. Carey Dwight Kugler, M.F.A.||05/06/16|
|Ms. Theresa Abshear Lauricella, M.A.||
Assistant Professor of Theatre, Clark State Community College, Springfield, Ohio
|James A. Lawer, M.A.||
Actor and Director. Authorship of Shakespeare's plays is at best speculative.
|Michael Joseph Legate, M.F.A.||
Theatre Instructor, Flathead Valley Community College, Kalispell, MT
Professor of Theater Arts, Columbia University School of the Arts; Guggenheim Fellow, 1983; author of "Freeing Shakespeare's Voice"
|Prof. Felicia Hardison Londre, Ph.D.||
Curators' Distinguished Professor of Theatre, University of Missouri-Kansas City; Dean, College of Fellows of the American Theatre, Kennedy Center, 2012-2014
|Mr. James Loren, M.A.||09/29/14|
|Mr. Kenneth S. Malcolm, M.F.A.||
Actor, teacher, director
|Mr. Christopher Marino, M.F.A.||
Actor with many roles and years of experience in the performance of Shakespeare's Plays. Founding member of Taffety Punk Theatre Company
|Prof. Stuart John Marlow||
Professor, Drama and Directing, Stuttgart Media University HdM. Network TV writer/director. TV Documentary "Looking for the Real Shakespeare" 2004. Stage play.
|Mr. Nathaniel James Marsh||09/09/07|
|Mr. James Martin, M.A.||
Theatre Director and Educator
|Paul A Mastrangelo, M.F.A.||
Adjunct Instructor, Utica College, Utica, NY
|Mr. Mark Matthews, M.A.||
Director - Sydney Theatre School
|Prof. Matthew Mazuroski, M.F.A.||
Head of Acting & Directing
|Mr. Steven David McCamish||
Inquisitive director, theater teacher and actor.