Skip Navigation

Dr. Sara Gotcher

Sara Gotcher, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Theatre Historian 
TR 231
(931) 221-6259

 A native of Clarksville and alumna of Austin Peay, Dr. Sara Gotcher received her MFA from the University of Florida in Acting/Directing.  She earned her Equity Card and worked in Southeastern theatre before returning to school to pursue a Doctorate in Theatre History at LSU.  She returned to the Peay in 1990 where she has taught a variety of classes.  Since then she has been an active theatre performer and director locally and elsewhere.  She participates in the Montgomery County Historical Society and is a  member of the Board  for the  Tennessee Patriot Fund.  She and her husband, Dr. Mike Gotcher, are immensely proud of their two daughters, one of whom has started the Dental Program at UT (Memphis), and the other who qualified and played in the US Women's Open.