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Cara Rawlings

Virginia Tech
Associate Professor of Movement and Acting
Blacksburg, VA
Cara Rawlings is Associate Professor of Movement and Acting in The Department of Theatre and Cinema and the School of Performing Arts at Virginia Tech. Ms. Rawlings has worked professionally as a teacher, fight director, intimacy director, and dance choreographer in Chicago, Washington D.C., New York and abroad in Greece and Austria. Ms. Rawlings is a Certified Intimacy Director and Teaching Artist with Intimacy Directors and Coordinators (IDC). She is a Certified Stage Combat Instructor with The Society of American Fight Directors (SAFD). She is a member of the Association of Theatre Movement Educators (ATME) and has served on the boards of Virginia Theatre Association (VTA) and Southeastern Theatre Conference (SETC). Ms. Rawlings holds a Master of Fine Arts in Movement Pedagogy and Fight Direction from Virginia Commonwealth University.