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The Host: Fran Dorn

Franchelle (Fran) Dorn is a theatrical actress, specializing in Shakespearean roles. She has been a member of the Shakespeare Theatre at the Folger Shakespeare Library, portraying such characters as Lady Macbeth, Cleopatra, Maria, Portia, and Paulina. She has also performed with the Yale Repertory Theatre, the American Conservatory Theatre, and Arena Stage in Washington. She has taught drama courses at Princeton University, Georgetown University, and the University of Maryland. She holds a B.A. in Theatre Arts from Finch College and an M.F.A. from Yale School of Drama.

Course Development Team

Sally Beaty
Southern California Consortium
Project Director

Gail Porter Long
Maryland Public Television
Executive Producer

Evelyn Brzezinski
Print Development/Course Evaluation

David Lane
Instructional Designer

Elizabeth A. Nardone

Scott Hilton Davis

William Scott Bealmear

Michael Goldsmith


Ann Chatterson Klimas
Diane Harrison
Adele Seeff
Dorothy Peterson
Michael Field
Richard George


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