Mad Cow Theatre has just announced the appointment of a new artistic director.
Dr. Julius John joins the team at the downtown theater venue with experience as an educator, actor, director, and producer, and most recently served as Associate Professor and Director of Theatre at Bethune-Cookman University.
Dr. John is one of the founding members of MTDPA (Music, Theatre, Dance, Professionals in the Academy) which focuses on providing resources for the “deconstruction of racist, patriarchal, and colonialist foundations, histories, and practices in theatre and performing arts pedagogy by offering global perspectives to the training of individuals in arts and performance”
The announcement comes as Mad Cow has been making headlines lately for the alleged mistreatment of its performers and staff.
Mad Cow Theatre is located at 54 W. Church Street [GMap].