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director , playwright

Eberle Thomas, American playwright, director.

Background

Thomas, Eberle was born on February 22, 1935 in Ardmore, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Lafayette E. and Madelyn (McAdoo) Thomas.

Education

Bachelor, Florida State University, 1955;Master of Arts, Florida State University, 1960;postgraduate, Michigan State University, 1964-1966.

Career

Artistic director Asolo State Theatre, Sarasota, Florida, 1966-1974. Chairman department theatre Stephens College, Columbia, Missouri, 1975-1979. Freelance writer, director and actor, since 1979.

Guest director Pennsylvania State University, State College, 1981, University Texas, Austin, 1985, University Connecticut, Storrs, 1988. Guest professor directing Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1989.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Writer plays including The Three Musketeers, 1981, A Christmas Carol, 1985, Tartuffe, Alias the Preacher, 1976, others. Director 80 plays including Nicholas Nickleby. Staff writer Columbia Broadcasting System-television serials As the World Turns, 1983-1984, Capitol, 1984.

Connections

Married Isa Cohen, July 27, 1963 (divorced May 1974). Children: Koren, Jason, Derek. Married Barbara Lyon, June 7, 1974.

father:
Lafayette E. Thomas

mother:
Madelyn (McAdoo) Thomas

spouses:
Isa Cohen

Barbara Lyon

children:
Koren Thomas

Jason Thomas

Derek Thomas