Ruth Brandvik Portrait

Ruth Brandvik

Associate Professor of Theatre and Scene Designer

  • MFA in Scenic Design
    Florida State University
  • BFA in Design/Technical Theatre
    Eastern New Mexico University

Ruth is Associate Professor of Theatre at Valdosta State University.

Beyond her responsibilities with VSU Theatre & Dance, she has worked with Peach State Summer Theatre as Scenic Designer, as well as contributed scenic designs to Florida State University’s School of Theatre.  Her favorite design credits include: A Little Night MusicThe Marvelous WonderettesMary Poppins42nd StreetLes MisérablesThe Little Mermaid, andAlways, Patsy Cline with Peach State Summer Theatre, Rikki Tikki TaviAlmost, MaineShe Stoops to Conquer, and The Rocky Horror Show with FSU, Crave with Gold Lame Productionsand Othello and A Midsummer Night's Dream with The Globe of the Great Southwest.

At VSU, Ruth teaches Scene Design, Lighting Design, and Scene Painting. She acts as Resident Scenic and Lighting designer for VSU Theatre and Dance.

She has earned a Master of Fine Arts in Theatre with an emphasis in Scenic Design from Florida State University and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Design/Technical Theatre from Eastern New Mexico University. 


    Fine Arts Building, Room 2086C