Faculty Profile for Dr. Joseph R Falocco

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Dr. Joseph R Falocco
Associate Professor — English
FH 365
phone: (512) 245-2163

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Falocco, J. (n.d.). “‘Both your houses’: Developing an Interdisciplinary Approach to Shakespeare Studies.” In Shaping Minds, Shaping Worlds: Expanding Notions of English in Education, Research, and the Community. San Marcos: UNC Greensboro.
  • Falocco, J. (n.d.). “Recovering the Humoral Body Through Original-Practice Performance.” In Shakespeare’s Audiences. Palgrave.
  • Actor, Cyrano. September 3, 2019 - September 30, 2019.
    Performances:
    • September 3, 2019 - September 30, 2019 Scottish Rite Theatre, Austin, TX.
    • (Invited) Reviewed by: Trey Gutierrez.
  • Three Times Fast. June 19, 2019 - June 23, 2019.
    Performances:
    • June 19, 2019 - June 23, 2019 Winter Park Playhouse, Winter Park, FL.
    • (Curated) Reviewed by: Matt Palm.
  • Actor, Once Upon a Mattress. March 29, 2019 - April 14, 2019.
    Performances:
    • March 29, 2019 - April 14, 2019 CFC Arts, Orlando, FL.
    • (Invited) Reviewed by: Carl F. Gauze.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: In Honor of Service to Texas State Theatre Department, Named Honorary “Guest Director” for A Midsummer Night’s Dream. 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Vera Mowry Roberts Outstanding Essay Award for “Tommaso Salvini’s Othello and Racial Identity in Late Nineteenth-Century America.”, American Theatre and Drama Society. 2013
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Outstanding Dissertation Award for “Elizabethan Staging in the Twentieth Century: Theatrical Practice and Cultural Context,”, University of North Carolina at Greensboro. 2006

Selected Grants

  • Falocco, Joseph R. Bilingual Comedy of Errors, Texas State University, $2000. (Submitted: November 11, 2018, Funded: January 19, 2019 - May 15, 2019). Grant.
  • Falocco, Joe (Principal). Library Research Grant, Institutional (Higher Ed), $1363. (Funded: 2012). Grant.
  • Falocco, Joseph R (Principal). Shakespeare Without Fear: Teaching the Plays, National Endowment for Humanities, Federal, $63000. (Funded: October 1, 2017 - July 31, 2018). Grant.
  • Falocco, Joseph R (Principal). NEA Challenge America Grant, Federal, $10000. (Funded: January 1, 2017 - October 31, 2017). Grant.
  • Falocco, Joe (Principal). One-Time Only Diversity Grant, Equity and Access Committee Texas State University, Institutional (Higher Ed), $2500. (Submitted: February 1, 2015). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
Transportation Services Advisory Council
August 15, 2019-Present
Literary Consultant
Poor Shadows of Elysium Theatre
2013-Present
Member
MA Literature Committee
August 2011-Present
Member
Sophmore Literature Committee
August 2011-Present
Literary Consultant
Proyecto Teatro
September 15, 2018-October 15, 2018