Ron Gephart

Ron Gephart

Ron has been teaching, directing, acting, producing, and building scenery for nearly 40 years. He recently retired after 30 years teaching speech and theatre at Southwest Tennessee Community College, where he was responsible for the production of over 70 plays. Although retired, he continues to manage the Southwest theatre and oversee the alumni theatre group. He has won three Ostrander Awards for acting and one for direction of a musical. Ron has a BA from the University of Findlay (Ohio) in Theatre Production. He also has a BA in Performance and Speech and an AA in Business Management. He has his MFA in Directing and Theatre Management from the University of Memphis. He recently portrayed Willy in Death of a Salesman with the New Moon Theatre Company. Ron’s wife Karen recently retired as the Orff Music Supervisor of the Memphis City Schools and is now the principal of Immaculate Conception Cathedral School. They reside in Midtown Memphis with their two children, Julia and Alex.


Appearances


Role   Show
John ..................... Meridian 7-1212
Conrad Siever ..................... Spoon River Anthology, Part 1
Arnold - The Art of Conversation ..................... Thumbnail Theater
Stimson ..................... Time to Go