Professor of Theatre
Campus: McNichols Campus
Building: Reno Hall
- Ph.D. from Wayne State University
- M.A. from the University of Michigan
- B.A. from DePauw University
Teaches Directing, History of Theatre, Voice and Diction, Introduction to Theatre, and Fine Arts. He has acted in and directed more than 150 plays, including several world premieres. A member of Actor’s Equity, SAG and AFTRA, Beer has received Best Actor and Best Director awards from all of Detroit’s major periodicals, and has won the Hopwood and Gesu awards in playwriting. He holds a B.A. from DePauw University, an M.A. from the University of Michigan, and a Ph.D. from Wayne State University. He joined Detroit Mercy in 1975.