Curriculum Vitae

FEBRUARY 2018

Selected Theatre Design

2018

Twelfth Night

Theatre Calgary

Director: Jillian Keiley

 

My Fair Lady: The Punk Version

Productive Obession

Director: Ken Cameron

2017

We are All Treaty People

Quest Theatre & Making Treaty 7 Society

Directors: Nikki Loach & Troy Emery Twigg

 

Bakkhai

The Stratford Festival (Lighting)

Director: Jillian Keiley

 

The Umbrella

Quest Theatre & Puente Theatre (Lighting)

Directors: Nikki Loach & Mercedes Batiz-Benet

 

2016

Twelfth Night

National Arts Centre English Theatre (Lighting)

Director: Jillian Keiley

 

2015

Snow Angel

Quest Theatre (Lighting)

Director: Nikki Loach

 

Travels With My Aunt

Vertigo Theatre (Lighting)

 

Closer

Ground Zero Theatre (Set and Lighting)

 

2012  

Ignorance

Old Trout Puppet Workshop (Lighting)

 

2011   

The Queens*

The Shakespeare Company(Lighting/Video/Set)

*Nominated for Betty Mitchell Award

 

Richard III

The Shakespeare Company (Lighting and Set)

 

It is Solved By Walking 

Urban Curves Theatre (Lighting)

 

2010  

Reasons to be Pretty

Ground Zero Theatre (Lighting)

 

Macbeth

The Shakespeare Company (Lighting and Set)

 

The Tooth Fairy

Old Trout Puppet Workshop (Lighting)

 

2009  

The Erotic Anguish of Don Juan*

Old Trout Puppet Workshop (Lighting and Set)

*Sterling Award – Outstanding Lighting Design

*Nominated for Betty Mitchell Award

 

2008   

Music for Contortionist 

Sage Theatre (Lighting and Set)

 

Helen’s Necklace

Urban Curves Theatre (Lighting and Set)

 

The Full Monty

Ground Zero Theatre(Lighting)

 

Confessions of a Paperboy 

Ghost River Theatre (Lighting)

*Betty Mitchell Award – Outstanding Lighting

 

2007   

Urinetown    

Ground Zero Theatre (Lighting and Set: with T. Gunverdahl)

 

Snake in the Grass

Vertigo Theatre (Lighting)

 

Writer’s Block

Ground Zero Theatre (Lighting)

 

2006   

Famous Puppet Death Scenes            

Old Trout Puppet Workshop(Lighting)

           

Alan Parkinson’s Project                    

Ghost River Theatre (Lighting/Video)

 

Sailor Boy                                          

Cpzano/Ghost River Theatre (Lighting)

*Betty Mitchell Award – Outstanding Lighting Design

 

Also not listed: from 1994 To 2005 over 30 productions for: One Yellow Rabbit Performance Theatre, Lunchbox Theatre, Pleiades Theatre/Vertigo Theatre, Theatre Network, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks, Shiny Beast Collective, Keyano Theatre.  

 

Corporate Design:

The Oilmans Ball 2007 – Decor/Lighting

The Emerald Awards 2010/2012/2014/2015 – Decor/Lighting

 

Employment History

 

2014-2017

Managing Director – Quest Theatre Society

Duties: Financial Management, Fund development, Administrative,

Production Managment, Human Resources

 

2012- 2015

Treasurer and Producer – The Old Trout Film Division

 

2009- 2013

General Manager – The Old Trout Puppet Workshop Society

Duties: Financial Management, Fund development, Administrative

Tour Managment, Production Managment

 

2008-2009

Production Manager and Resident Lighting Designer –

Old Trout Puppet Workshop

 

2006-2008

Self employed freelance Lighting and Set Designer

 

2003-2006

Technical Director Vertigo Theatre

 

2000-2003

Production Manager and Resident Lighting Designer

One Yellow Rabbit

 

1998-2001

Freelance Lighting Designer/Film and Video Production

 

1995-1998

Production Stage Manager and Technical Director Pleiades Theatre

 

1994-1995

Production Manager and Resident Lighting Designer

Lunchbox Theatre

                    

Education

 

1994

Graduate of the National Theatre School of Canada

Production


1992

Mount Royal College

Technical Theatre Program

  

Software

 

Mac OSX,  Windows, Microsoft Office, SAGE Accounting, Vectorworks, Sketchup, Lightwright, Isadora and QLab.  Also basic working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop

 

Memberships, Commitee Work and Associations

  • Past Region 2 representative for PACT (Professional Association of Canadian Theatres)
  • Past commitee member of the Mayor’s Lunch for the Arts awards.
  • Member of EMMedia Video Production Society
  • Member of Zafieat el Aftat Dance Performance Troupe
  • Served as secretary of Ramsay Elementary School Parent Council

 

Volunteer and Community Service

 

Calgary Food Bank, Spring Board Performance, Sage Theatre, Ground Zero Theatre, Calgary Patriots Swim Club, Alberta Playwrights Network, Green Fools Theatre, Calgary Centre for Spiritual Living,  Calgary Arts Academy, Inn from the Cold

 

Film and Video

 

2013

Producer “From Naughty to Nice” Christmas Television Special

NFB/The Old Trout Film Division

 

2008   

Production Manager    “Honey Honey” Music Video/The Old Trouts

 

Revolver films/Feist

Producer: Jannie McInnes

 

2003   

Instructor

Low Budget Lighting For Film           

Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers

 

2002   

Gaffer

Various Commercials

White Iron

 

2001   

Line Producer

“Buzzard Brainz,” Independent Feature

Production Manager: Richard Zywocowitch

 

2001

Production Manager,”Rainbow Country”

Independent Feature

 

2001   

Writer, Director, Producer

“Infinity Girl – Milk”

Short film funded by CRAF and NFB

 

2000

Camera Assistant, Various Music Videos

Chaos Productions

 

Lighting Short Films

Producer: Carolyn McMaster

Documentary

Director: Robert Cuffley