Assistant Professor

B.F.A. in Acting - Emerson College

M.F.A. in Theatre Performance - Arizona State University

Professional Affiliations - Voice and Speech Trainers Association (VASTA), Fitzmaurice Voicework Institute

Elisa Gonzales received her BFA in Acting from Emerson College and her MFA in Theatre Performance from Arizona State University.  As an actress, her extensive resume includes credits at the New York International Fringe Festival, the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, San Diego Repertory Theatre, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company and the La Jolla Playhouse.  Before coming to Millikin, Elisa taught acting and voice at Arizona State University.  Elisa is a certified Assistant Teacher of Fitzmaurice Voicework®.  Additional creative research interests include site-specific storytelling, community-based performance, devised theatre, and Latinx theatre.

Disciplines - Voice and Speech, Dialects, Acting