Kate Spanos

Job title: 
Coordinator of Marketing and Communications
Administrative Staff
(301) 405-7311

As coordinator of marketing and communications, Kate develops online and print marketing strategies for theatre and dance productions, lectures, master classes, workshops, and community outreach events. She also researches, creates, and organizes content for the School website, recruitment, alumni relations, and marketing materials by conducting interviews, and attending and documenting School events and productions.

Kate is also a dancer and dance scholar, having completed her PhD in Dance and Performance Studies from the School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies in 2015. She sees her position as TDPS marketing coordinator as an opportunity to combine her expertise in marketing, web technology, and social media with her passion for the performing arts and dance scholarship.


- Postdoctoral Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program, Universidade Federal de Recife, Brazil
- PhD Theatre and Performance Studies, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
- MA Traditional Irish Dance Performance, University of Limerick, Ireland
- BA Cognitive Science, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA