Meet Prof. Universe
Dallas Akins (Prof. Universe) is an actor, clown, director, and teacher who finds great pleasure in combining his love for performance and comedy with his passion for science and education.
He worked for the French Ministry of Education between 2018 and 2020, creating and performing shows through-out the Paris suburbs that engaged kids while teaching basic English.
Dallas is the Artistic Director and Founder of the educational childrens' theatre company, WOW O’Clock. Since 2018 he has directed and co-written five original shows that have toured across the United States and parts of Europe.
He holds a Bachelor's in Physics and Theatre from Trinity University, a Master's in Theatre and Clown from the international theatre school Ecole Philippe Gaulier in France, and a second Master's in Acting and Devising from the international theatre school Jacques Lecoq in Paris.