SCHOOLS OF THE STARS: Where Of Mice and Men Cast and Creators Went to College

By Robert Viagas
April 16, 2014

Where the principals of the Broadway play Of Mice and Men pursued their college studies.

What does it take to write, create or star in a Broadway play? Hard work, talent, luck—all backed up by a good education. You have to supply the first three yourself, but PlaybillEDU™ can help you find the fourth.

Here is a rundown on where the principals of Broadway’s Of Mice and Men pursued their college studies. Visit PlaybillEDU.com to learn how you can follow in their footsteps. Individual school listings on the site are linked below.

Cast List:
James Franco: University of California, Los Angeles
Chris O'Dowd: University College, Dublin, and London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.
Alex Morf: St. Olaf College
Jim Norton: NA
James McMenamin: Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Joel Marsh Garland: Bennington College

Production Credits:
John Steinbeck (Playwright): Stanford University
Anna D. Shapiro (Direction): Columbia College Chicago and Yale University
Todd Rosenthal (Scenic Design): Colgate University and Yale University
Suttirat Larlarb (Costume Design): Stanford University and Yale University
Japhy Weideman (Lighting Design): University of New Mexico
David Binder (Producer): University of California, Berkeley