CANDICE Andrews is a local theatre director and adjunct professor of acting and directing at Colorado State University who directs shows with a diverse touch. In the areas of teaching and directing Candice has brought a new perspective to many theaters. Candice holds an MFA in Directing from the University of California-Davis. She is a CSU Theatre alumna holding two BA’s in Performing Arts and Speech Communication with a minor in English. Prior to CSU, Candice taught acting and directing courses at the University of California-Davis. Her most recent directing work includes Scapin and Bullshot Crummond for OpenStage Theatre, Wait Until Dark for Bas Bleu Theatre and Comedy of Errors for Colorado State University. From 2003-2004 Candice received a grant to teach and research drama in thirteen countries. From the poorest neighborhoods in India, Cuba and Africa, to futuristic looking institutes and theaters in Japan and Hong Kong, she researched students’ backgrounds, home lives, schools and drama programs, or lack of drama programs. Candice began by introducing drama curriculum into schools that did not have one while also touring and researching the infrastructure of theaters that had gone from rags to riches. She was recognized as the Artist Spotlight for Inside The City-Sacramento B Magazine in 2010. “Life is a stage; for one night you get to feel, believe and be in someone else’s mind, shoes and body while discovering your own walks of life” -Candice
Candice's Work in OpenStage Theatre
Event Role
Ken Ludwig's Sherwood: The Adventures Of Robin Hood Director
Spring Awakening Director
Scapin Director
Bullshot Crummond Director
The Ladies Man Assistant Director