Prof. Raymond Louter

Professor of Theatre Arts & Communication

Phone: 9056482139 Ext:4248


Office: 217E

Department: Theatre Arts


M.A. (1991), Drama, University of Guelph
Thesis: Playfulness and Performance.

M.F.A. (1984), Performance, York University
Thesis: The Story of Job.

B.A. (1982), Theatre, Dordt College


  • Storytelling (THR-210)
  • Playwriting (THR-213)
  • Understanding Our World Through the Arts (HUM-210)
  • Performance I (THR-100)
  • Performance II (THR-200)
  • Directing I (THR-330)

Research Interests

  • Performance Theory
  • Playwriting
  • New Project Development
  • Physical Theatre
  • Speaking Wisdom Literature

Recent Publications

“Walking the Landscape of the Psalms.” A participatory workshop in physicalizing Psalm text, offered at Reversed Thunder, the Institute for Theology, Imagination and the Arts, St. Andrews University, Scotland (Sept 1, 2009).

Professional Memberships and Associations

Numerous e-communities in theatre history, performance studies, Canadian drama
Canadian Association for Theatre Research (CATR)

Community Involvement

Hamilton Arts Council Theatre Committee