Larsen Associate Professor
of Theatre Francis
University people.fmarion.edu/llarsen/ "Genie" by Margaret Krakowiak
Associate Professor, Theatre was raised in
Forsyth, MO. She has been acting
professionally since the age of two and directing professionally
twenty-five years. She has received
numerous grants for and was the president of the last traveling
company, The Hard Corn Players for over ten years. Her area of
including several published articles, is late nineteenth, early
century American Popular Entertainment.
She is currently Administrative Vice President of the Southeastern
Education Ph.D. Speech Communication with
in Theatre and Performance Studies, Southern IllinoisUniversity
specialization:Theatre history and
criticism and Performance Studies
Toby Shows in Tennessee,
Southern Illinois University Carbondale, July 1999.
M.A., Communication Arts,
Austin Peay State
University, Clarksville, TN.
Thesis:A Continuing History of Toby Shows
With An Acknowledgment Of The Past And Plans For The Future,
Microfilms, May 1991.
history and performance, and Television Production
B.A., Speech and Theatre,
Missouri – Columbia.