A panorama of the space as the audience first encounters the show

Media and Editing: Heather Nolan
Photo Courtesy of Juan Tallo

Resumé

Selected Design Credits Below

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Guys and Dolls, UCLA Freud Playhouse, Dir. Linda Kerns
Don
Giovanni,
UCLA Freud Playhouse, Dir. Jeffrey Buchman
Women in Congress,
UCLA Little Theatre, Dir. Eliza Laytner
The Memory Tax,
American Theatre of Actors, NY, Dir. Emily Campbell
Effect/Affect,
Lauren Baines Dance Theatre, Video and Audio Design, San Jose, CA
Desire Under the
Elms,
UCLA Little Theatre, Dir. Gary Gardner
Eat the Runt
, UCLA Little Theatre, Dir. Shirley Jo Finney
Hay Fever,
UCLA Little Theatre, Dir. Jessica Kubzansky
New Works Festival 2012
 (readings), TheatreWorks,
Festival Dir. Meredith McDonough
Gone with the Wind REMIXED Lighting and Video Design,  UCLA Experimental Studio
A Dark Sun by Alex Levy, UCLA, Video Design, Dir. Alex Levy
O.P.C. Obsessive Political Correctness by Eve Ensler (workshop),
UCLA Experimental Studio, Dir. Eve Ensler
New Works Festival 2011 (readings), TheatreWorks,
Festival Dir. Meredith McDonough
This is not an open mic night, Cardboard Box Theatre Project, Dir. Michael Bates
The Secret Garden, Children’s Musical Theatre of San Jose, Dir. Kikau Alvaro
A Box of One Acts Festival, Cardboard Box Theatre Project, World Premieres
Sex Ed, by Molly Murphy, Dir. Maren Lovgren
It Ain’t Over Easy, by Phi Le, Dir. Daniel Korth
Adeline, by Julie Jigour, Dir. Jeremy Lum
Migration, by Chad Eschman, Dir. Greg Callaghan
New Works Festival 2010 (readings), TheatreWorks,
Festival Dir. Meredith McDonough
FESTIVAL: Unplugged, a one-night cabaret concert
Once on this Island, Children’s Musical Theatre San Jose, Dir. Kikau Alvaro
As You Like It, Pacific Repertory – Forest Theatre, Dir. Ken Kelleher
Oliver, Pacific Repertory – Forest Theatre, Dir. Katie O’Bryon
Joseph…Technicolor Dreamcoat, Children’s Musical Theatre San Jose,
Dir. Shannon Self
Execution of Justice, Louis B. Mayer Theatre, Dir. Barbara Means Fraser
Hair, Louis B. Mayer Theatre, Dir. Barbara Murray

Assistant Design Work

The Trouble with Doug, TheatreWorks LD: Paul Toben
Little Rock, TheatreWorks LD: Paul Toben
Fly by Night, TheatreWorks LD: Paul Toben
The Full Monty, American Musical Theatre San Jose LD. Derek Duarte
Little Shop of Horrors, American Musical Theatre San Jose LD. Derek Duarte

Related Professional Experience:

Production Manager / Technical Director, Cardboard Box Theatre Project
Summer 2009 – Summer 2011

Technical Director, Mills High School
Fall 2007 – Fall 2011

Other Skills:

Theatrical: VectorWorks and AutoCAD, SketchUp, Carpentry and Electrician skills, Scenic Artistry, Vocal Training

Video / Media: Touchdesigner088, Watchout 5, Adobe CS6 (Ps, Ai, Au, Pr, Ae), QLab

Programming: ETC Eos/Ion, Expression, Obsession, Hog III and II, Strand 300 and 500

Education:

MFA Entertainment and Media Design, UCLA School of Theatre, Film, & Television
Technical Internship, Cirque du Soleil, Zumanity and The Beatle’s LOVE
B.A. Theatre Arts, Santa Clara University