Stephen Cross

Department of Drama

Associate Professor, Acting
Celia and Issac Heiman Chair

Stephen Cross portrait.

Syracuse Stage/Department of Drama Theater Complex
820 East Genesee Street
Syracuse, NY 13210-1508

Stephen Cross is the founder and artistic director of the Irondale Ensemble Project in Canada, where he initiated the Irondale School for Ensemble Theatre.

He has worked as an actor and director in regional theaters in Canada and the United States, off-Broadway, and at the Stratford Festival in Canada. He has an extensive background in ensemble theater and community-based arts practice. He is a member of the Actors’ Equity Association.


  • M.F.A., Dell’Arte International School of Physical Theatre


Movement for actors