Casey Berner

Casey Berner (’18) (she, her, hers) is a PhD student at the Graduate Center, CUNY in New York City, teaches Theatre at Brooklyn College, and is also the Director of Development at Maestra Music. Her research focuses on musical theatre, audience and spectatorship, and memory, and her artistic practice includes stage management, dramaturgy, and arts administration. She has worked with the Wilma Theater, BalletX, the Mendelssohn Club Chorus, Commonwealth Classic Theatre Co., Philadelphia Women’s Theatre Festival, Inis Nua, Steel River Playhouse, and Juniper Productions, and has presented papers at the American Society for Theatre Research Conference, National Communication Association Conference, Philadelphia Theatre Research Symposium, Kenneth Burke Society Triennial Conference, Foundation for International Education Conference, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton Conference. Upcoming: Amplify 2022, and a new devised work premiering at the Brick in August 2022. You can see more of her work at