Heathers: The Musical: Summer Sound Tech

The Heathers was a tumultuous experience that spanned from May 23rd to July 3rd. We had two dry tech and two wet techs. I was the Sound technician, which was an unfortunate title because it meant no one knew what I…

Marilyn/God Design Concept

This was a very weird show. There were voices and sounds and music and only one actor on stage, so at no point could the sounds overwhelm her. This was also the first show I worked with someone on; I…

The Island Design Concept

The Island was my first work with Kansas City Actors Theatre, and it came during a strangely turbulent time in my life. The Island is a barren, hopeless prison where Winston and John are incarcerated for political ideals and spend…

Mr. Burns Design Concept

This play was crazy! It's still playing at the Unicorn until the 27th, I would highly recommend it (and not just because it's my design, but because it's story and message is pretty interesting)
Mr. Burns: a post-electric play is…

Wittenberg Design Concept

Wittenberg is a show with a foot in two worlds; the world of 1518 and the world of 2015. Despite nearly five hundred years, there are many aspects of life that haven’t changed. The Church, while not quite the world…

Fringe Fest 2015 Design Concepts

What a crazy month! I worked on five designs and was the assistant stage manager in another show. This festival, at least for me, was all about adapting. I became the go-to sound person for a space I had no previous…

Neighborhood 3: Requistion of Doom Design Concept

This play gives the initial impression that video games are benign, but as the characters lose their grip on reality, the sinister nature of Neighborhood 3 comes alive. I used a combination of growling tones and computer blips to create…

The Liar Design Concept

In this farce, every music cue and sound effect had to be extremely purposeful and concise. The music had a whimsical feel to it, but also a game-like quality as Dorante is ‘playing’ both his fellow characters and the audience…