Kaja Dunn

Assistant Professor of Acting
Robinson 303C
704-687-0242

Kaja Amado Dunn is an actor, director and teacher. She has performed in over 40 shows and taught internationally. Favorites include Around the World in 80 Days and Brownie Points (Lamb’s), A Raisin In The Sun and Gibson Girl (Moxie), playing a blues singing chicken in Canada, and performing in a circus. Most recently she was the face of an international Western Union campaign. Kaja was previously a Lecturer at California State University San Marcos and toured with Ya Tong Theatre in Taiwan. Other teaching credits include working with homeless and foster youth with Playwrights Project San Diego and as a teaching artist with Young Audiences. Her primary research focus is on using theatre to facilitate complex cultural conversation and people of color in theatre. She  has her MFA in acting and directing from Regent University and is an alumni of UNC School Of The Arts (HS) and Roosevelt University’s Chicago College of Performing Arts (BFA).

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