Robert is the Director of Education at The Barrow Group and a Designated Linklater Voice Teacher. He has taught voice, text, speech, stage combat and acting at The Actors Studio MFA Program at Pace University, Shakespeare & Co, Emerson College, Brandeis University, Barrington Stage Co, NJ Performing Arts Center, World Economic Forum’s Global Fellows Program, and Wheelock Family Theatre Company. Robert has also worked as vocal coach on the feature documentary film Code of the West and several regional productions, including A Midsummer Nights Dream, Romeo and Juliet, and Edith Wharton’s Summer.
As an actor, Robert has performed regionally with Shakespeare and Company, Berkshire Theatre Festival, Barrington Stage, Williamstown Theatre Festival, SpeakEasy Stage, Actors Shakespeare Project, Publick Theatre, Clarence Brown Theatre, and Stoneham Theatre. In New York City, he has performed in The Hour We Knew Nothing of Each Other at the Five Myles Theatre (OBIE Award Winner: Best Special Work) and Jig Saw at the Dawn-Powell Off-Broadway Festival. He also has performed principal roles in several SAG films, including Dancer and Avarice.
As a director, Robert has directed over a dozen Shakespeare productions with the Shakespeare & Co Education Program.
B.A., Vanderbilt University; Certificate, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art; M.F.A., Brandeis University.