Office Phone: 718.390.3157
Office: Main Hall Scene Shop
Education: B.A. SUNY Geneseo; M.F.A. University of Memphis
Biography: Charles LAWLOR (Technical Director) attended SUNY Geneseo where he earned a BA in History and served as Student Technical Director for College Union Technical Services. Upon graduation, Charlie began work at Geva Theater, a LORT B theatre in Rochester, NY; he was privileged to work with many talented designers, directors and technicians during his tenure there. After leaving Geva, Charlie began graduate work at The University of Memphis where he received his MFA in Technical Direction and Lighting Design. Charlie has served as Technical Director at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia and Premier Stages at Kean University in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Additional professional credits include: Theater Memphis, Voices of the South, Opera Memphis, The Public Theater, George St. Playhouse and Harborlights Theater Company. Charlie is excited to serve as Technical Director at Wagner (which coincidentally was founded in his home town of Rochester, NY in 1883).
Courses Taught: Stagecraft; Stage Lighting and Electronics, Theatre Lab.