General Manager, Centenary Stage Company
Phone: ext. 2204

Academic Accomplishments

  • MA in Theatre, Montclair State University
  • BA, The University of Minnesota


Catherine Rust

Catherine Rust

Catherine Rust is the General Manager of the Centenary Stage Company, where she has been a regular staff member since 1993. She also serves as the Program Director for CSC’s Women Playwrights Series, one of the only programs of its kind in the nation to consistently take new works by women writers from development stages on to full production.

She is a former member of the acting companies of the Boston Shakespeare Company (under Bill Cain) and New York’s Classic Stage Company and was a regular performer with Israel Horowitz’ Gloucestor Stage Company, in addition to her work with new playwrights and in television soap opera. She was a past member of the director training staff with ABC, and has taught acting and playwriting with the YPW program. She currently teaches theatre and speech in the Centenary University theatre department and lives happily with two smart, handsome men (husband and son) on Schooleys Mountain.