Wes Peters

Wes Peters

Associate Professor Emeritus, Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance

  • petersw@indiana.edu
  • Lee Norvelle Theatre and Drama Center -
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  • M.A., Western Illinois University, 1972
  • B.S., Indiana University, 1965


Appointed to IU in 1979

Wes Peters holds the United Scenic Artist’s Design Directors card. A native of Chicago, he has taught at Northwestern University, and his more than 160 theatre, musical, and opera designs have been seen throughout the Midwest, in New York City, Chicago, and Los Angeles.

His theatre and art degrees, computing interests, and teaching experience contribute to giving his students training which has led to successful student placement throughout the country. Vita, resume, samples of scenic design, scene painting, drawing, and class content can be found on Wes Peters’ website.