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Robin Aronson

Professor Robin Aronson

Full Professor

Bio

Robin Aronson is a Certified Lessac Kinesensic Voice and Body Trainer and Professor of Voice and Acting at the University of Southern Mississippi. She is currently Immediate Past President for the International Lessac Training and Research Institute. Robin cultivated a Lessac Curriculum in the MFA Graduate Performace Program where students are eligible to apply for Lessac Practictioner status (http://www.usm.edu/theatre/lessac-kinesensics-training). Professor Aronson has taught the Lessac Kinesensic Voice and body in over seven countries including The Gaiety School for Acting, The National School of Theatre in Ireland in Dublin; The National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney, Australia; and with the Theatre Actors Guild and The Philippine Theatre Education Association in Manila, Philippines. Robin is a member of Actors Equity Association, Voice and Speech Trainer's Association and The Lessac Training and Research Institute.

  • MFA - University of Connecticut (1998)
  • BA - Michigan State University (1995)

Graduate
THE 611 Graduate Seminar in Contemporary Trends
THE 670L Graduate Voice and Movement
THE 681L Practicum in Acting and Directing
THE 691 Research in Theatre
THE 692 Special Problems
THE 690L Graduate Acting Studio
THE 699 Creative Project
THE 697 Independent Study


Graduate/ Undergraduate
THE 411/511 Advanced Voice (Voiceover Acting)
THE 415/515 Advanced Musical Theatre Performer

Undergraduate
THE 115 Voice for the Actor (developed mini session)
THE 215 Intermediate Voice for the Actor
THE 315 Introduction to Musical Theatre Performer
THE 415 The Advanced Musical Theatre Performer
THE 416 Advanced Scene Study II
THE 492 Advanced Stage Dialects
THE 492 British Studies in Theatre


  • Guys and Dolls
  • Gem of the Ocean
  • The Wolves
  • La Dolorosa
    Vocal Coaching New Work
  • Much Ado About Nothing

  • Cabaret
    Performed the role of Frauleine Schneider
  • Lessac Certified Voice and Body Trainer
  • International Shakespeare Training Certification
  • Preventing Discrimination & Harassment: Employees V2.3
  • Child Abuse Awareness: Minors on Campus
  • Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act
  • Title IX: Preventing Sexual Misconduct for Faculty and Staff – "Responsible Employee" Edition
  • Bullying Prevention for Higher Education
  • Code of Conduct for Higher Education
  • Preventing Discrimination and Sexual Violence Refresher: Title IX VAWA & Clery Act for Faculty & Staff
  • Respect and Inclusion Series: Uncovering Implicit Bias
  • FCOI Disclosure Process at USM_2017V2
  • Diversity Benefits for Higher Education Employees
  • FERPA for Higher Education
  • Bullying Prevention for Higher Education Staff
  • Security Awareness
  • Academic Integrity
  • Code of Conduct for Higher Education
  • Preventing Discrimination and Sexual Violence Refresher: Title IX VAWA & Clery Act for Faculty & Staff
  • Unlawful Harassment Prevention for Higher Education Faculty
  • Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention
  • Diversity Benefits for Higher Education Employees
  • FERPA for Higher Education
  • Bullying Prevention for Higher Education
  • Financial Conflict of Interest
  • Code of Conduct for Higher Education
  • Preventing Discrimination and Sexual Violence Refresher: Title IX VAWA & Clery Act for Faculty & Staff
  • Security Awareness
  • Unlawful Harassment Prevention for Higher Education Faculty
  • Actors' Equity Association
  • Lessac Training and Research Institute
  • Voice and Speech Trainers Association

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Contact Me

Theatre and Dance Building (TAD) 201 map

Hattiesburg

Email
Robin.AronsonFREEMississippi

Phone
601.266.6442

Areas of Expertise

Voice, Dialects, Musical Theatre, Suzuki Training for the Actor, Voiceover Acting