Kevin
Inouye

Theatre Artist and Educator

Overview

Proud member of SAG-AFTRA, Associate Member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society, Certified Teacher and Theatrical Firearms Instructor with The Society of American Fight Directors, and a Certified Teacher with the National Michael Chekhov Association.



Kevin currently serves as an Assistant Professor with the Case Western Reserve University/Cleveland Playhouse MFA program and the Case Western Reserve Department of Theater. He earned his MFA in Theatre Pedagogy from Virginia Commonwealth University.

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UW Professor Kevin Inouye helped host the first UWYO Stage Combat Workshop. Students created a monologue, acted out a sword-fighting scene and learned the proper techniques of stage combat.

Students:
Riley Wisler (blue athletic shirt, yellow trim), Hunter Overby (blue button up, jeans), Blake Watson (red shirt, black pants), Rosie Frater (black shirt, black pants), Abram Sayre (green shirt, long hair), Vincent Oltion (blue shirt, dark jeans), Elaina Osborn (stripe shirt, black pants), Johnny O'Hagan (flannel shirt, blue jeans), Quinn Scicluna (blue shirt, blue shorts), Lucas Robertson (gray shirt, black pants), Daniel Daigle (blue shirt, tan pants), David Beach (blue stripped shirt) and Lana Percival (pink Wyoming shirt).

Publications

Kevin has two books in print, a book chapter, and numerous articles and images in The Fight Master (for which he now also serves as an Associate Editor). He has been interviewed in The New York Times, National Public Radio, Variety, and more, and presented at conferences and workshops around North America.

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The Sixth Sense in Action

The Fight Master

Kevin

Inouye


(he/him)

Support your local theatre! Kevin is proud to have worked with the artists of Karamu House, Cleveland Playhouse, and Dobama Theatre to bring their stories to life. What's playing near you?