Katie Rodda

Katie Rodda, Assistant Professor

Department of Visual and Performing Arts


Office: C106 (behind the Saville Theatre)
Office Phone: (619) 388-3088
Office Hours: T/Th 2:15 – 4:15; W 3:30 – 4:30 or by appointment


DRAM 105 (70166) Online
DRAM 136 (48624) Online
DRAM 107 (75835) TTh 12:45-2:10 PM (C211)
DRAM/RTVC 119 (59024 and 57966) MW 12:45-3:15 PM (C105)

Professional Background

Doctor of Philosophy-Dramatic Art (University of California, Santa Barbara)
Master of Arts-Dramatic Art (University of California, Santa Barbara)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (cum laude)-Theatre Arts Education (University of Arizona)


I am an Assistant Professor of Dramatic Arts at City College and am the Director of the World Cultures Program (insert link here). The World Cultures program sponsors, promotes and provides students, staff, faculty and the community a broad knowledge and understanding of world cultures from multicultureal perspectives through tis programming and other activities.


Full-time member of the San Diego City College Faculty since 2007.
Has taught at CSU San Marcos, San Diego State University, Point Loma Nazarene University, University of San Diego, MiraCosta College, Southwestern College, Grossmont College, and Mesa College (among others).
Has directed at Cygnet Theatre, Scripps Ranch Theatre, San Diego Junior Theatre, the Fritz Theatre, MOXIE Theatre (among others).
Member of Board of Directors: Fritz Theatre and Actors Alliance of San Diego.
Marketing Associate: Old Globe Theatre (1991 – 1995)
Review of Anne Bogart, A Director Prepares: Seven Essays on Art and the Theatre, in Theatre Survey.
Preview Article: Orson’s Shadow by Austin Pendleton.Globe Upstage Magazine, September – October 2000.
Program Notes: God’s Man in Texas by David Rambo. The Old Globe, July 2000.
Review of Amelia Howe Kritzer, ed. Plays by Early American Women, 1775 – 1850, in Theatre Studies, 1997


Married: Chris Schmid