Don Williams Jr.

Resident Faculty


Don K Williams MFA National Theatre Conservatory BA California State University, Fresno Don served for four years as the Head of Acting for the Stella Alder Studio/ NYU Tisch BFA program and for eight years as a senior acting instructor in the same program. Most recently, Don led the Los Angeles branch of the Stella Adler Studio (Art of Acting Studio) as Artistic Director and master teacher and also served as the Artistic Director for the award winning HCLAB Theatre Company.

In addition to Don's educational experience, Don has been seen on stages such as the California Shakespeare Festival, the Denver Center Theatre Company, Playwrights Horizons, the Neighborhood Playhouse and the Marin Theatre Company, to name a few. As a director, Don has helmed over 100 Off-Broadway, regional and collegiate productions as well as numerous short films. As a playwright Don's productions have appeared on stages in both New York and Los Angeles. Don is a 17 year member of the Screen Actor's Guild.


Course # Class Section Semester Course Title Course Syllabus
THP201AA 17839 Fall 2020 Theatre Production I
THF209 38472 Fall 2020 Acting for the Camera
THP112 17837 Fall 2020 Acting I
THP212 19090 Fall 2020 Acting II
THP281 19091 Fall 2020 Production & Acting I
THP282 39590 Fall 2020 Production & Acting II