Louis Fantasia is the director of 150 plays and operas and former director of Shakespeare Globe Centre's Teaching Shakespeare Through Performance Institute. Currently he is the Director of “Shakespeare at the Huntington.” He is the former Dean of the Faculty and Chair of the Department of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the New York Film Academy’s Los Angeles campus. He has taught at the Juilliard School and the University Of Southern California School Of Theatre, and has lectured at Brasenose College, Oxford. He was the first American to direct on the reconstructed Globe stage in London.