Machele Miller Dill

Machele Dill

Applied Assistant Professor of Theatre and Musical TheatreMusical Theatre Program Director Kendall Hall 100-C

Machele Miller Dill has been at the University of Tulsa as the Director of the Musical Theatre Program for thirteen years where her specialties, in addition to musical theatre, include Meisner Technique, Mask Technique and obscure musicals. She is a proud member of Actor’s Equity Association and splits her time among Tulsa, New York City and Dublin, Ireland where she performed an original one woman show. Other international credits include a ten day performance tour of Israel in the new musical, The Unwitting Wife. Machele holds an MFA in Acting from the University of Arkansas, an MS in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln and a B.S. in Chemistry cum laude from the University of Arkansas.

Education and Degrees Earned

  • B.S. cum laude, Chemistry, University of Arkansas 1991
  • M.S. Analytical Checmistry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1994
  • MFA Acting, University of Arkansas 2003

Areas of Research Focus

  • Musical Theatre
  • Meisner Technique
  • Alexander Technique
  • Masks in Performance

Professional Affiliations

  • AGVA
  • Actor’s Equity Association

Courses Taught at TU

  • Art of Theatre (AS 1001)
  • Audition Techniques (Thea 4203)
  • Meisner Technique Acting for Film (Thea 4013)
  • Musical Theatre History Literature II (Thea 3473)
  • Musical Theatre HistoryLiterature I (Thea 3463)
  • Musical Theatre Performance I (Thea 3363)
  • Musical Theatre Performance II (Thea 4373)
  • Musical Theatre Workshop I (Thea 0161,1161)
  • Musical Theatre Workshop II (Thea 3161)