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William Mittler

William Mittler was educated at UCLA and was awarded his MFA in 2004. He is an adjunct theatre professor here at Fullerton College as well as MT SAC, and Santa Ana College.

As a founding member of Stages Theatre Company in Orange County he has had over 30 of his original works produced including. Snow Angels, Witches Roommates and Lovers, So Alone, A World in Love, Gratuitous, Ticklepants, Decadence, Paradise, Forever, The Demon, and Mother's Daughter. He was awarded a grant from California Council for the Humanities in 2006 for his production of Tales from the Canyons, The Olinda Story, at the Curtis Theatre in Brea.(Restaged in 2017). His Play One was staged in 2018. and Other awards include Anita and Everette Farnsworth Scholarship, Fullerton College, 1993 Best Ensemble, Ticklepants, "OC Weekly", 1998 Playwright of the year, "OC Weekly", 2001 Best Director, "OC Register", 2001 Best Play, So Alone, "OC Register", 2001 James Pendleton Foundation Award, UCLA, 2003 and the Marianne Murphy Award, UCLA, 2003. Besides being an award winning playwright and director, William is a light designer, stage carpenter, and actor. He was last seen on the stage in 2017 as an actor for the Female Playwrights Initiative in LA.



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THEA 106 F Beginning Principles of Playwriting
Aug. 24 to Dec. 12
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THEA 277 F Intermediate Director's Practicum
Oct. 20 to Dec. 11
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