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Jason Beck

  • jason.beck@depaul.edu
  • Assistant Dean
  • ​ BFA The Theatre School, DePaul University ​​​

  • Administration
  • 773-325-7943

Jason is in his twenty second year on staff of The Theatre School where he previously served as the Director of Admissions and the school’s Operations Manager. Jason is also a graduate of the BFA Acting program and served as the President of The Theatre School’s Alumni Board for four years. He also currently serves the executive producer for The Theatre School's Summer High School Training Program.

As an adjunct faculty member, he has directed nine productions for the BFA Acting program’s Introduction to Performance series.

Jason is a freelance director, producer, and actor. He was a founding member of Caffeine Theatre in Chicago where he served as the Managing Director for seven years and the Producing Artistic Director for two years. For Caffeine he produced 21 shows over eight years, including seven Joseph Jefferson Award-nominated productions.

Jason is currently working toward an MBA with concentrations in Entrepreneurship and Strategy, Execution & Valuation in DePaul’s Kellstadt Graduate School of Business and serves on the Board of the Sarah Siddons Society.