Koenig Appointed Artistic Director
August 22, 2011
Hardy Koenig, Assistant Professor of Theatre, has been appointed Artist Director for Theatre NDSU, LCT Productions. During this three-year appointment, Koenig will lead the season selection process and work with Fine Arts staff on publicity, ticket sales, audience building and retention. Additionally, he will serve as liaison for guest artists, including adjudicators and reviewers, coordinate auditions and oversee rehearsals and front of house activities. Koenig will also be directly involved in helping the NDSU community-students, staff, and faculty-understand the educational and entertainment resources provided by Theatre NDSU.
Koenig teaches performance training, acting, voice and movement with NDSU Theatre Arts. Prior to his position at NDSU, he was the Director of Educational Theatre Services for the Southeastern Theatre Conference (SETC) where he coordinated all aspects of education theatre, including auditions festivals and scholarships. He was the lead presenter for SETC’s “Nail That Audition” master class and developed the “Stepping Stones to the Future,” a workshop for students interested in working in professional theatre.
Koenig is a member of VASTA (Voice and Speech Teachers Association), ATHE (Association for Theatre for Higher Education), and SETC.