Faculty Profile for Dr. Kevin Tyson Gates

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Dr. Kevin Tyson Gates
Lecturer — Department of Theatre & Dance
THEA 101
phone: (512) 245-2147

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Kevin Gates holds an MA in Theatre from Texas State and a JD from the University of Houston Law Center.

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Macbeth, Macbeth. September 2021 - November 2021.
    Performances:
    • Gaslight Baker.
  • Actor (Iago), Othello. September 2020 - October 2020.
  • Director, Macbeth. 2019 - January 2020.
  • Actor, Jaques, As You Like It. 2019.
  • Actor, Nick Bottom, A Midsummer Night's Dream. 2019.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Best Cast of a Play (Comedy, Local), BroadwayWorld Austin. 2019
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Best Direction of a Play - Drama, BroadwayWorld Austin. 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Best Play - Drama, BroadwayWorld Austin. 2014

Selected Service Activities

Faculty Co-Sponsor
Alpha Psi Omega
2020-Present
Participant
Central Texas Theatre Academy / PLAYwrights
February 2021-March 2021
Member
Curriculum Committee
2018-2019
Faculty Adviser
URGE (Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity)
2017-2019
Judge
English Speaking Union National Shakespeare Competition
2016-2018