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Dean and Professor, Communication & Media
Brownson Hall, Room 105-C, Dean's Office
By appointment only.
Christine Dehne is Dean and Professor in the Department of Communication & Media, where she teaches courses in video production, animation, and multimedia. Before coming to Manhattanville, Professor Dehne taught at Harvard University, Emerson College, Brown University, and the University of West Florida. An active video and multimedia artist, Professor Dehne has shown her work in venues around the world, including shows in New York, Massachusetts, California, Tokyo, and Canada. She holds a B.A. in philosophy from Tufts University, a B.F.A. from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, and a M.F.A. from the University of Arizona. Professor Dehne currently creates interactive theater for young audiences with Spellbound Theatre. Spellbound Theatre is one of the only companies consistently creating theater for the very young in the United States. These performances combine puppetry, animation, live action, live illustration, and interactive elements. With Spellbound, Professor Dehne has been awarded residencies at the New Victory Theater and Miranda Arts, and grants from the Westchester Arts Council, Brooklyn Arts Council, and Jim Henson Foundation.
She is the artist/co-creator of the show The World Inside Me, which is being co-produced with the Chicago Children's Theater and will be staged at the Chicago Children's Theater, Miami Theatre Center, and then in the New Victory Theater in NYC this spring. http://www.spellboundtheatre.com/the-world-inside-me.html