Carrie Cavins Lighting Designer

www.ccavins.com

carriedcavins@gmail.com

SELECTED THEATRE CREDITS

  Main Street Theatre, Houston, TX                                      Miss Bennet: Christmas                   2017                  Claire Hart-Palumbo, director

                                                                                             At Pemberley

Classical Theatre Company, Houston, TX                           Barber of Seville                              2017                             John Johnson, director

  Main Street Theatre, Houston TX                                       Heartbreak House                           2014              Rebecca Green Udden, director

  College of the Mainland, Texas City, TX                            Lombardi                                          2014         Robert de los Reyes, Esq., director

  Prague Shakespeare Company, Prague, CZ                     Henry V                                           2013                               Guy Roberts, director

  Prague Shakespeare Company, Houston, TX                   Henry V                                            2013                               Guy Roberts, director

  (w/ Main Street Theatre)

  Main Street Theatre, Houston TX                                       Life is a Dream                                 2012                            Pablo Bracho, director

  Prague Shakespeare Company, Prague, CZ                    Richard III                                         2012                              Guy Roberts, director

  Prague Shakespeare Company, Houston, TX                   Richard III                                         2012                              Guy Roberts, director

   (w/ Main Street Theatre)

  Main Street Theatre, Houston, TX                                      Cakewalk (World Premiere)             2011                          Steve Garfinkel, director 

  Main Street Theatre, Houston, TX                                      I AM Barbie (World Premiere)          2011                        Cheryl L. Kaplan, director    Prague Shakespeare Company, Houston, TX                  King Lear                                         2011                               Guy Roberts, director

   (w/ Main Street Theatre)

  Prague Shakespeare Company, Houston, TX                   As You Like It                                   2011                               Guy Roberts, director

   (w/ Main Street Theatre)                                         

  Main Street Theatre, Houston, TX                                      The Heidi Chronicles                       2010              Rebecca Green Udden, director   Christian High School, Houston, TX                                  Merchant of Venice                          2009                                 Matt Logan, director

  Cal Rep, Long Beach, CA                                                 Doctor Harlequin                             2005                                  Marco Luly, director

  Cal Rep, Long Beach, CA                                                 An O’Henry Christmas                     2003                                Patric Taylor, director

SELECTED MUSICAL THEATRE CREDITS   

  Main Street Theatre, Houston, TX                                      Bunnicula                                         2011                                Mark Adam, director

  Christian High School, Houston, TX                                  Thoroughly Modern Millie                 2010                                Matt Logan, director

SELECTED OPERA CREDITS

  Skylight Theatre, Milwaukee, WI                                        Powder Her Face                             2015                           Robin Guarino, director

  Skylight Theatre, Milwaukee, WI                                        Hydrogen Jukebox                          2014                     Theodore Huffman, director

  Opera Vista, Houston, TX                                                  Powder Her Face                             2011                         Sandra Barnard, director

SELECTED DANCE CREDITS

  Cal Rep, Long Beach, CA                                                 Migration                                          2005                                   Lee Eisler, director

  Cavins Dancing, Chicago, IL                                             Without Description                         2001                          Sabrina Cavins, director

RELATED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  Developed initial lighting designs for theater productions, researched and designed all elements of stage performances,      

  incorporating a cohesive design concept/vision by collaborating with the director & design team. Applied design concepts into

  theatre venues and applications.

  Proficient in Adobe Creative Suites PDF, Photoshop, and AutoCAD. Intermediate in Vectorworks. 

References upon request

 

EDUCATION

                                Minor Communications (Media)            University of Tulsa

                                Bachelor of Arts (Theatre)                     University of Tulsa

                                Master of Fine Arts (Lighting Design)    California State University, Long Beach