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:: Lighting Design ::

The Washington National Opera - Washington D.C.
Hansel und Gretel (Terrace Theatre) - Dir. David Gately
Tosca - Dir. David Kneuss
Il Barbariere di Siviglia - Dir. David Gately
Lucrezia Borgia - Dir. John Pascoe
Hansel and Gretel - Dir. David Gatley
Sophie’s choice - Dir. Markus Bothe (Sept. 2006) Click here for the Baltimore Sun review or here for the dcist.com review
Democracy - Dir. John Pascoe (World Premier)
Click here for the New York Times review or here for the Boston Phoenix review
Enchantment of Dreams - Dir. Michael P. Albano
Verdi's Requiem - Conductor Placido Domingo
Paquito's Christmas - Written/Dir. Luis Avalos

The Washington Ballet - Washington D.C.
As Above…So Below - Chor. Edwaard Liang
Corsair (with Ballet National du Sodre) - Chor. Anna-Marie Holmes
The Great Gatsby (World Premier) - Chor. Septime Webre
Wunderland - Chor. Edwaard Liang
La Sylphide


Teatro Sucre Fondation – Quito Ecuador
Carmen - Dir. Chia Patino

Suzanne Farrell Ballet - Washington D.C.
Swan Lake - Chor. George Balanchine
Dances Concertant - Chor. G. Balanchine
Baiser de la fe, Sonatine - Chor. G. Balanchine
Bugaku
Brahams-Schoenberg Quartet - Chor. G. Balanchine
Ballade
Concierto de Mozart
Click here for the ballet.co review

The Kentucky Opera - Louisville, Kentucky
Tosca - Dir. David Roth
The Merry Widow - Dir. Michael Cavanaugh
Madam Butterfly (with Tulsa Opera) - Dir. David Roth
La Traviata - Dir. James Marvel
Trovatore - Dir. Pat Diamond
La Boheme - Dir. Michael Cavanaugh


The Kennedy Center - Washington D.C.
Knuffle Bunny (World Premier) - Dir. Rosemary Newcott

Opera Saratoga - Saratoga Springs, New York
The Magic Flute - Dir. Nelson Sheeley
L'elisir d'amore - Dir. Helena Binder
H.M.S. Pinafore - Dir. Larry Edelson
Lucia di Lammermoor - Dir. Joe Bascetta


Williams College - Williamstown, Massachusetts
Bulrusher - Dir. Carol Shaw

Northern Stage - White River Junction, Vermont
Into the Woods - Dir. Carol Dunne

Weston Playhouse Theatre Company - Weston, Vermont
Mary's Wedding - Dir. Steve Stettler

Madison Opera - Madison, Wisconsin
La Boheme - Dir. Michael Ehrman

Dorset Theatre Festival - Dorset, Vermont
Sherlock Holmes - Dir. John Morrison
Little Women - Dir. Frank Latson


The Santa Fe Opera - Santa Fe, New Mexico
H.M.S. Pinafore - Dir. Edward Hastings

Roosevelt University - Chicago, Illinois
The Tender Land - Dir. Peter Amster
The Cradle Will Rock - Dir. Joel Fink
Falsettoland - Dir. Jeffrey Ortman

Lifeline Theatre Company - Chicago, Illinois
The Fellowship of the Ring - Written by K McCoy, Dir. James Sei

Center Theatre Ensemble - Chicago, Illinois
Suicide in Bb dir. Dan LaMorte
Detachments - Written/Dir. by Colleen Dodson
Building Sympathy - Written/Dir. by Jessica Theabus



:: Additional Lighting Positions ::

Visiting Professor of Lighting Design
The University of Illinois, Krannert Center, Urbana, Il, 2012-2013

Lighting Supervisor
The Washington National Opera (2008-2011)
The Washington National Opera 2002 Japan Tour


Lighting Director
Suzanne Farrell Ballet - Designer: Russell Sandifer, JFKC, Fall 2001-current
The Santa Fe Opera, 2000-2002 Seasons


Associate Lighting Designer
Porgy and Bess - Designer: Mark McCullough, Los Angeles Opera, April 2007
A View From the Bridge - Designer: Duane Schuler, Portland Opera, 2003
Eugene Onegin - Designer: Duane Schuler, Seattle Opera, 2002
Sly (Tour of Japan) - Designer: Duane Schuler, The Washington Opera, 2002


Assistant Lighting Designer
The Washington Opera - Designer: Joan Sullivan, 1998-2001 Seasons, 2004-2008
The San Francisco Opera, Fall 2002, Fall 2003



:: Related Experience ::
Theatre Consultant - Whitin Mill Redevelopment - Austin Architects
Theatre Consultant and Draftsperson - Schuler & Shook Inc., 1994-1997


:: Awards ::
Dance MetroDC Award for Excellence in Lighting Design - Wunderland (Washington Ballet)


:: Education ::
BFA in Lighting and Scenic Design - The Theatre School of DePaul University



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