Faculty Profile for Mrs. Melissa Dawn Rodriguez

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Mrs. Melissa Dawn Rodriguez
Lecturer — Department of Theatre & Dance
430 Moon St., San Marcos, TX 78666 (Theatre Building) N/A

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Melissa started in theatre at a young age in school and community theatre, and she began to pursue it seriously in undergraduate school at Troy University. After taking some time to pursue work in film and television, Melissa attended Texas State University and earned a Master of Arts Degree in Theatre with a specialization in Playwriting. She began teaching Introduction to Fine Arts for the university 7 years ago, and she continues to pursue work in acting and writing as well. Melissa is happily married with three kids and lives in San Antonio, TX.

Teaching Interests

Arts and Theatre and the Appreciation of these areas.

Research Interests

Women's issues and themes in theatre and film, Portrayal of military members and families and the lives of military families, Shakespeare