Ted Sharon is an associate professor and the Head of Performance for the Department of Theatre and Dance at SUNY Fredonia. His work on stage has been seen on Broadway in Disney’s Newsies, at the Miracle Theatre in Tennessee, The Yakov Smirnoff Show in Missouri, Sight and Sound Theatres in Pennsylvania, the California Shakespeare Festival, Boston Lyric Opera, the Chautauqua Theatre Company of New York, the Children’s Theatre Company of Minneapolis, the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C., and internationally at the Bargello Museum in Florence, Italy as well as in Taiwan R.O.C. and mainland China.
Ted produces and directs stage and on camera productions for university and corporate clients. His work includes numerous projects funded by the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Science Foundation. He is also the founder of mindtoolsinnovations.com; a publisher of educational products.
Ted holds an M.F.A. from Boston University School for the Arts and completed a Voice and Speech internship at the American Repertory Theatre and Institute for Advanced Theatre Training at Harvard University. He is a Certified Teacher with the Society of American Fight Directors, a senior instructor with Dueling Arts International and a faculty member at the Action Film Workshops.