Geoffrey W. Kershner, MFA

Assistant Professor of Theatre

Education

  • MFA in Directing, Florida State University
  • BFA in Acting, University of the Arts

Experience and Background

Mr. Kershner is the artistic director of the Endstation Theatre Company and the Blue Ridge Summer Theatre Festival. His direction was recently seen in Endstation Theatre Company's site-specific outdoor productions of The Comedy of Errors, Macbeth, Twelfth Night, and Hamlet. He also directed Endstation's original productions of Good Good Trouble on Bad Island, The Mind of Poe, The Bluest Water: A Hurricane Camille Story, and My Brother's Knife. Mr. Kershner was awarded the 2012 Rising Star award by Dominion Power and Virginians for the Arts for his work at Endstation.

He is a member of the Lincoln Center's Directors Lab and the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC).

Personal Information

Mr. Kershner lives in a historic district of Lynchburg with his wife Ashley and enjoys hiking and camping, and is an avid sports fan.

Geoffrey W. Kershner
Phone: 
434.544.8356
Email: 
kershner.g@lynchburg.edu