M Beth Cherne

Theatre Arts

Specialty area(s)

Directing/Theatre Studies

Brief biography

Beth is from northern Minnesota. She lived and directed plays in the Twin Cities for several years before completing her PH.D. at the University of Minnesota. Her research areas are leftist theatre during the Great Depression, indigenous and multicultural theatre.

Current courses at UWL

Theatre studies
Multicultural plays
World Theatre
Theatre appreciation

Teaching history

Beth has taught at University of Minnesota, Morris, University of Oregon, Eugene, and UW-L.


M.A., PH.D, University of Minnesota