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Ellen Gabrielleschi

Chair and Professor of Drama
Office: 203 EKH 
Mail Stop: 1732 
Phone: 6384 


Degrees earned: MFA, Production Design

Professional experience: Designer for several professional companies in the south and southwest-summer seasons.

Teaching philosophy: My teaching philosophy is simple … we are all learners and will continue to be throughout our lives. Learning is not only an exciting aspect of who we are but also the fabric that binds us together as human beings. 

Clarke’s impact on Ellen: Clarke has been my “home” for the past 37 years. I love the people and the wonderful environment. I cannot imagine being anywhere else!

Clarke’s impact on students: I respect every student and attempt to understand each one as an individual. 

Ellen’s favorite:

Movie – Too many to name
Book – To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Class in college – Modern dramatic lit
Place traveled – Florida Keys
Hobby – No time for a hobby but I like gardening and photography during the summer months.

  • Support Clarke - Spring
  • Arts at Clarke 2016
  • Transfer Fall 2015