Liisa Yonker: Associate Professor


Telephone: 718-281-5268


Office: H-126

Liisa Yonker is the Immediate Past Chair of the Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship Auditions for the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Region 1. She is a graduate of the joint M.F.A. program between Carnegie Mellon University and the Moscow Art Theatre School (MXAT). She is an actor, director and singer who has performed in Michigan, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, New York, Greece and Moscow.

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center exterior lit up at nightOpens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Russian Ballet performing at the Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.