California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) president Steven D. Lavine announced that acclaimed dramatist Erik Ehn has been appointed Dean of CalArts School of Theater. He will begin his position on July 1, 2005. Currently, Ehn serves as director of CalArts Writing for Performance Program. He began teaching at the Institute in the 2002-03 academic year.
"Erik Ehn is a playwright with uncanny poetic gifts, a thinker of great subtlety and clarity, an