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Simpkins Appointed New Head of Penn State's Musical Theatre Program

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John Simpkins, master teacher of music theatre at New York University Steinhardt, has been named the next Nagle Family Endowed Chair in Musical Theatre and Head of the Penn State School of Theatre’s Musical Theatre program. He will join the faculty in August and take the place of Cary Libkin, longtime head of Penn State’s Musical Theatre program and first holder of the endowed chair, upon Libkin’s retirement in December. For the full story, click here.