List of academic signatories by field

Current and former faculty: 822 verified.

Name, listed by field Position and affiliation, or personal comment Date signed
Theatre Arts
Ms. Lily S. Parker

Theatre Director (New York and Montreal), BFA Professor (Former College of Santa Fe), Actor (Lifetime Member Actors Studio NYC)

06/21/14
Christopher ("Chris") Plummer

Actor/Director/Writer/Stage Combat Choreographer and the Co-Founder/Co-Artistic Director - Rockland Shakespeare Company - Suffern, NY

04/20/11
Douglas Post

Playwright, Composer and Lyricist; Founding Member of the Victory Gardens Playwrights Ensemble; Instructor at the University of Chicago Graham School.

06/17/21
Mrs. Patricia Muriel Poullain

I believe that William Shakspere (the Stratford man) was not a writer.

06/27/07
Dr. William Douglas Powers, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Theatre, Susquehanna University

04/13/08
Javier Rivera

Assistant Professor of Theatre, American Uiversity

09/22/10
Mrs. Sharon Kilarski Rudorf, Ph.D.

I have doubted Shakespeare's identity ever since taking a class with Felicia Londre, an expert in Russian theater who happened to be an Oxfordian.

09/21/16
Mrs. Mariana Sagasti, M.A.

I find it incredible that Mr. Shaxpere wrote any of the plays, sonnets or poems that the writer behind the pseudonym William Shakespeare did write.

05/05/20
Mr. Pedro Salazar, M.F.A.

Theater Director

05/10/12
Don T. Sandley, Ph.D.

Chair of Theatre and Dance, Samford University

10/12/11
James Sasser

Classically trained actor, appeared on Broadway; writer and theatre director

09/09/07
Dr. Larry Craig Schmidt, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, St. Louis University

10/06/10
Dr. Jason Davids Scott, Ph.D.

Theatre professor (Dramatic Theory, Theatre History, Acting)

10/17/11
Mr. Ron Singer, M.Ed.

11/28/20
Arthur Lee Smith II, M.F.A.

As a scholar, there exists a reasonable doubt. As an actor on stage it is irrelevant.

06/13/18
Prof. Jennifer Szczesny Treadway, M.F.A.

Head of the Drama Department, Blue Ridge Community College, Flat Rock, NC

09/09/07
Mr. Nicholas James Tudor

Surrey

10/17/13
Dr. Michel Nino Vaïs, Ph.D.

Secretary General, International Association of Theatre Critics

04/24/12
Prof. E. Bert Wallace, M.F.A.

Associate Professor of Theatre, Campbell University, NC, USA

07/25/17
Mr. Steinar Rivedal Wiik, M.A.

Former assistant arts editor Aftenposten, Oslo

04/10/16
Daniel Wirth, M.F.A.

Actor and Director

05/13/14
Dr. Alan L. Woods, D. Phil.

Emeritus Director, Lawrence and Lee Theatre Research Institute, Ohio State University; Central Ohio Theater Critics Circle Roy Bowen Lifetime Achievement Award

06/26/16

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