Faculty & Staff SpotlightJan Puffer

Jan Puffer

Term Faculty in Theatre and Dance

Jan Puffer is a teacher, choreographer, and actress, recently cited by the 2008 City Pages as Best of the Twin Cities:  Tap Dance With Jan Puffer and Best Community Education Class.  Her choreographic work includes many productions at the History Theatre, Park Square Theatre, Old Log Theatre, Theatre L’Homme Dieu, Totem Pole Playhouse in Pennsylvania, Michigan’s Meadow Brook Theatre, Harrah’s Atlantic City, Caesar’s Palace Lake Tahoe, as well as the national tour of Little Shop of Horrors.  She is currently a Guthrie Theatre Teaching Artist.  As an actress, Jan has appeared at La Mama ETC., Ubu Repertory Theater, the Attic Theater, and locally at the History Theatre, Old Log Theatre,, and the Playwrights’ Center.  A graduate of the Academy of Dramatic Art, she also holds a B.F.A. in Dance from Florida State University.