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 courses in Pilates and Text  Analysis, 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 37 productions), the Shakespeare Festival of St. Louis (13 seasons), the Repertory Theater of St. Louis, Mustard Seed Theatre, New Jewish Theatre, Historyonics Theatre, Theatre Project Company, and the Westport Playhouse. Favorite local productions include Evita, Annie, Showboat, Singin’ in the Rain, Titanic, Seussical and Brigadoon at The Muny; Romeo and Juliet, Much Ado About Nothing, The Winter’s Tale, Richard III and The Tempest at the Shakespeare Festival of St. Louis; Galileo, Born Yesterday, and The Threepenny Opera at The Repertory Theater of St. Louis. 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. A recipient of the William T. Kemper Award for Excellence in Teaching, Gary is a member of Actor’s Equity, completed his certification in Pilates in April 2006, and is a proud graduate of Webster University’s Global Leadership Academy.