Gary Glasgow | Webster University

Gary Glasgow

Photo of Gary Glasgow.BA, Vanderbilt University, 1978; BFA, Webster University, 1982; MFA, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. At Webster since 1993.

Gary Glasgow has been a faculty member in the Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University since 1993, where, in addition to Second Year Movement, he teaches the Second Year acting sequence.

As an actor, he has worked extensively in St. Louis and throughout the country. St. Louis venues include The Municipal Opera of St. Louis (more than 39 productions), the Shakespeare Festival of St. Louis (14 seasons), The Repertory Theater of St. Louis, Mustard Seed Theatre, Historyonics Theatre, Theatre Project Company, The New Jewish Theatre, and the Variety Children's Theatre. Favorite local productions include The Little Mermaid, Annie, Titanic, Singin' in the Rain, Into the Woods, Seussical and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at The Muny; Romeo and Juliet, Much Ado About Nothing, Richard III, The Tempest, Hamlet, Twelfth Night, and The Winter's Tale at the Shakespeare Festival of St. Louis; Galileo, Born Yesterday, and The Threepenny Opera at The Repertory Theater of St. Louis.

Most recently he was in the acclaimed Mustard Seed Theatre production of Dancing at Lughnasa as Father Jack. Regional credits include work at the Starlight Theatre in Kansas City (Crazy for You, Guys and Dolls, Singin' in the Rain), Wisconsin Shakespeare Company (As You Like It, Measure for Measure, Hamlet); and the Colorado Shakespeare Company (The Taming of the Shrew, Julius Caesar, All's Well That Ends Well). In Chicago, he has worked with The Apple Tree Theater (Cyrano de Bergerac, Seesaw), Chicago Shakespeare Repertory (King Lear), Lifeline Theatre (A Servant of Two Masters, Purloined Poe, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Joseph Jefferson Citation)) and Pegasus Players (The Devil's Disciple).

He has developed several new plays for the St. Louis One-Act Play Festival. He is a recipient of the William T. Kemper Excellence in Teaching Award and a graduate of Webster University's Global Leadership Academy (2016). Gary is a member of Actor's Equity, a resident artist with Mustard Seed Theatre, and completed his certification in Pilates in April 2006.