EDUCATION Bachelor of Arts Degree: 2003 Theatre Design and Production/Minor: Studio Art University of Northern Iowa
WORK EXPERIENCE EDUCATION & OUTREACH ASSISTANT 10/2014- Present Shubert Theater, New Haven CT ▪Supervise performances and technical spaces at Cooperative Arts & Humanities High School in New Haven, CT. ▪Manage Programs: Shubert Technical Apprentices, Shubert Usher Internship, Shubert Summer Theater & Arts Camp. ▪Technical Supervisor for community rentals and Co-Op After School productions, mentor students in production design.
PRODUCTION MANAGER 01/13-present, A Broken Umbrella Theatre, New Haven, CT ▪Plan and execute production schedule and meetings for Freewheelers 2013, Gilbert the Great 2015, Scene Change 2016 ▪Organize and orchestrate tech schedule through performances.
DESIGNER 01/12-present A Broken Umbrella Theatre, New Haven, CT ▪Set Design/Lead Painter/props design/artisan/shopper for original works: Head Over Wheels, 5/12,The Library Project10/12, Gilbert the 5/14, SEEN Change 2/15, Made of New Haven 5/16, EXCHANGE 10/17 ▪Company based solely in self written and site specific works.
AUDIENCE SERVICES REP- 02/13-02/14, Long Wharf Theatre/ 05/09-08/10, Westport Country Playhouse, CT ▪Ticketing Software, Patron’s Edge, Tessitura and ProVenue- Customer Services, Phone Operator ▪Worked directly with patrons and box office staff to best secure tickets and subscriptions.
TECHNICAL DIRECTOR 05/11-07/11, 05/08-07/08, 5/09-07/09, International Festival of Arts and Ideas, New Haven, CT ▪Direct crew in set up, maintenance, build of individual stages and activity areas for outdoor festival. ▪Onsite contact for rentals, vendors, crew, performers, and responsible for daily facility organization.
TECHNICAL ADVISOR OFFICE OF UNDERGRADUATE PRODUCTION 10/08-05/09, Yale University, New Haven, CT ▪Schedule and direct Work Study Students in daily tasks needed by the department. ▪ Provide supervision and supply performance necessities for independent student productions. ▪Manage, maintain and supply department rental inventories: lighting, sound and expendables or student use. ▪ Create and update Department Master Performance and Broadway Rehearsal Lofts Calendars.
MASTER ELECTRICIAN 10/06- 03/08, Westport Country Playhouse, Westport CT ▪Responsible for maintaining inventory, ordering rentals, execution of designs, and upkeep of 8 shows a season. ▪Instruct college interns, high school apprentices, and IATSE stagehands during electrics work pertaining to each show. ▪Work closely with Tony Award winning and USA Designers. ▪Assist education department in children/young adult art activities: painting, crafts, pre-show activities, program support.
STAGE OPERATIONS ASSISTANT MANAGER05-09/2006, 05-09/2005, 04/-08/2004 Glimmerglass Opera, Cooperstown, NY ▪Responsible for 16 person crew supervision of scenery installation and daily changeovers for 4 repertory operas. ▪Run crew manager for technical rehearsals and performances for 2 productions.
SKILLS Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Tessitura, ProVenue, Lightwright, AUTOCAD, basic set construction, counterweight rigging, scenic painting, ETC lighting consoles, STRAND lighting consoles, driver’s license, manual transmission vehicles, CPR/AED- Adult certified