Christine Dehne

Christine Dehne

Dean and Professor, Communication & Media

Brownson Hall, Room 105, Dean's Office
Monday 1:00-2:00PM; Tuesday 12:30-1:30PM; Friday 11:00AM-12:00PM; or by appt.
christine.dehne@mville.edu
(914) 323-5410

About Me

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.

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Current Courses
CAM 2046
CAM 2050
CAM 3044
CAM 4025
CAM 4043
CAM 4062
Freshman Seminar
Education
Master of Fine Arts, University of Arizona
Bachelor of Fine Arts, School of the Museum of Fine Arts
Philosophy, Bachelor of Arts, Tufts University
Awards & Grants

With Spellbound, Prof. Dehne has been awarded residencies at the New Victory Theater and Miranda Arts and grants from the Westchester Arts Council, Brooklyn Arts Council, and the Jim Henson Foundation.