Kevin Springer is a regular SYT teaching artist, sound designer and technician. Kevin has worked as a sound designer throughout the Twin Cities, including at Bedlam Theatre, Illusion Theater, PlaceBase Productions, University of Minnesota, Guthrie Theater, Jungle Theater, among others. He holds a Master of Fine Arts, Theatre Design/Technology from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
Photo by Logan Verdoorn
Anton Jones is an SYT teaching artist, sound designer and director. Anton Jones holds his MFA from the University of Iowa Playwright’s Workshop and his BA in Theatre from Grinnell College.
Annie Enneking is a frequent SYT collaborator, regularly teaching movement and stage combat workshops and serving as Fight Director for SYT's Core Ensemble productions.
A singer-songwriter, actor, dancer, fight director, and teaching artist, Annie is an Associate Instructor with Dueling Arts International, and teaches theatre and stage combat at various institutions, ranging from elementary schools to college level course.
She has been a performing artist in the Twin Cities for over twenty-eight years, acting with Workhaus Collective, Children’s Theatre Company, The Guthrie, Walking Shadow Theatre, Theatre de la Jeune Lune, Playwrights’ Center, Frank Theatre, and the Jungle Theatre. As an active fight director, Annie has staged violence at The Guthrie/BFA University of Minnesota BFA program (Video Games, The Rover), The Children’s Theatre Company (Jackie and Me, Buccaneers, Peter Pan, Iron Ring, Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy, Columbinus), the Grand Marais Playhouse (Treasure Island, Macbeth, The Beaux Stratagem), The Jungle Theatre (The Birthday Party, Venus in Fur, Noises Off), Frank Theatre (By the Bog of Cats, Eclipsed), and Park Square Theatre (Panic, Of Mice and Men, Sherlock Holmes), Theatre Latte Da (Aida). She recently received a Princess Grace Fellowship for the Dueling Arts 2012 Stage Combat Winter Workshop.
Craig Johnson has been a director and teaching artist with SYT since the 2010-11 season, when he directed KING LEAR
at the James J. Hill House. Craig is an award-winning actor and director in the Twin Cities. He is an adjunct instructor
at the University of St. Catherine, where he teaches courses on theater history and production.
Logan Verdoorn is artistic director of SYT. He has worked nationally and internationally as an actor, director, and educator, with a particular focus on Shakespeare in translation, cross-cultural collaboration, physical theater and devised work. Before developing and directing SYT’s programs and productions, Logan was Theater Coordinator at New York University Berlin, where he conceived and implemented award-winning student programming while directing original, multi-lingual productions with students from NYU and local Berlin high schools. He is a graduate of Tisch School of the Arts.