CFA Guest Artists

Part of the CFA student experience is being taught by guest artists.  These guest artists are professionals in the arts community, college professors or other specialists in the arts.  Below is a listing of some of the guest artists who have taught special classes to our CFA students.

Visual Arts

Abigail Axelrod
Brad Birchett
David Camden
Beau Dobson
Jeff Dowdy
Jeremy Drummond
Jeff Hall
Karen Hull
Brooke Inman
Michael Lease
Erik Leise
Samuel Little
Matt Lively
Kirk O’Brien
Stanley Rayfield
Georgianne Stinnett
Pam Sutherland
Catharine Wintory

Theatre and Musical Theatre

Erica Arvold,  Owner and Casting Director at Arvold Casting
Addie Barnhart
Bard Unbound
Laura Candler-White
Maura Cravey  – Costume Designer
Annie Colpitts
Patti D’Beck – VCU Theatre Professor
Eva DeVirgilis – Actor
Timothy Fitz-Gerald
Deejay Gray (TheatreLab) _ Creator of TheatreLab and Actor
Georgia Farmer – Actor
Faith John
Michael Jones
Jennifer Hammond – Dancer and Actor
Stephanie Hill
Christopher Hudert – Applause Unlimited
Daniel Johannesson
Jason Marks – Actor/Singer/Musical Director and Composer
Alexander McDilda
Patrick Michael (Williamson)
Alvin Milam
Jeanne Nugent – Costume Designer
Boomie Pedersen
Matt Polson – Actor/Director/Filmmaker
Anderson Pusey
Desiree Roots Centeio
Stephen Rudlin
Matt Shofner – Actor
Alana Smith
Amy Sullivan
Megan Tatum
Durron Tyre – Actor
Sam Van Fossen
Raven Wilkes
Trent Williams
Scott Wichmann – Actor
Leslie Owens-Harrington – Director/Choreographer


Abigail Axelrod
Damion Bond
Caryn Brissey
Anna Canova
Cain Coleman
Devon Custalow
Beau Dobson
Thomas Jacobs
Michael Jarett
Charles Maybee
Johnnie Mercer
Cody Richardson
Natalie Russell
Kimberly Sikorsky
Denia Terrell
William Walker
Jamie Wolf
Margaret York
Natalie Russell