Bachelor, Wittenberg University, Springfield, Ohio, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern California, 1970.
Instructor management training division Union Bank, Los Angeles, 1963-1964. Lecturer University Southern California, 1964-1967. Instructor Chapman College, Orange, 1966-1967.
Professor California State University, Northridge, 1967—2005, professor emeritus, since 2006. Resident director California State University, Madrid, 1986-1987. Visiting professor Shanghai Theatre Academy, China, 1993, coordinator International Programs, 2000-2002.
Visiting professor Punchi Theatre, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 2004.
(Studies of the history of world theatre, including: Samue...)
Special consultant and project writer, Fine Arts and Humanities Framework committee, State of California, 1967-1972. Member International Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, International Fed.for Theatre Research, American Society for Theatre Research, American Society Eighteenth-Century Studies, Instituto Feijoo de Estudios del Siglo XVIII, Sociedad Espanola de Estudios del Siglo XVIII.
Married Joyce Duncan, August 14, 1965.