Kiara Pipino

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Title: Visiting Professor

Field of Study: Theatre

Office: 243 LSH

Phone: 616-331-8076



Kiara Pipino has recently joined the School of Communication at GVSU. She is an Italian director and architect. She is interested in classic theatre, acting and directing for the stage. She has directed over 22 productions including "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown", "The Tempest", "The XII Night", "A Number", "The Unseen", "Anon(ymous)".

She has been directing The Festival Internazionale Valle Christi, a Summer Theatre Festival in Italy, for over ten years. She writes about theatre for journals and conferences and her novel "StranaMente" has been published in Italy and is being translated into English.


Introduction to Theatre
Acting Progress


B.F.Arch. University of Genoa (Italy)
M.A. Architecture for Performance, University of Genoa (Italy)
M.F.A. Theatre, University of Arkansas