Elane Denny-Todd

Emeritus Professor of Performing Arts


  • B.A., Western Maryland College
  • M.F.A., Indiana University


Elane Denny-Todd has worked professionally as an actress/director in over 100 productions in Equity, regional, and academic theaters. She is an alumna of the Royal National Theatre Acting Program in England and teaches classes in acting, voice, movement, and dialects. She is a member of the Society of Stage Directors & Choreographers, Voice and Speech Trainers Association, National Movement Theatre Association, and Dramatists and Authors Guild. Denny-Todd was the recipient of the Ohio Wesleyan University Sherwood Dodge Shanklin Award for Teaching.

Areas of Interest / Expertise

  • Performance
  • Acting/Directing/Coaching
  • Voice and Movement

Winner of the 1998 Sherwood Dodge Shankland Award for Encouragement of Teachers