Complete Resume

As you may have guessed by the title, this is my complete resume - EVERYTHING that I have done (or at least all the specifics I can remember…). There is theatrical design, technical theatre, art employment and publications, acting, stage combat, film production, and just employment experience. Scroll through to see the wide variety of things I have done.

Theatrical Design

Scenic Design

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Kaleidoscope Theatre Ensemble

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Boulevard Theatre Ensemble

Boulevard Theatre Ensemble

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

4/17

3/17

10/16

3/16

10/15

3/15

10/14

3/14

10/13

4/13

3/13

3/12

5/11

2/10

7/09

5/09

9/08

7/08

5/08

2/08

11/07

9/07

7/07

5/07

2/07

11/06

10/06

9/06

7/06

7/06

6/06

4/06

2/06

3/04

1/04

11/03

2/03

1/03

12/02

12/02

1/02

11/01

5/00

Lighting Design

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Kaleidoscope Theatre Ensemble

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Ballet Wisconsin

Brown Dear High School

Brown Dear High School

4/17

11/16

4/16

11/15

4/15

11/14

4/14

11/13

4/13

11/12

4/12

11/11

5/11

2/10

7/09

5/09

9/08

7/08

5/08

2/08

11/07

9/07

7/07

5/07

2/07

11/06

10/06

9/06

7/06

4/06

4/06

2/06

3/04

1/04

1/03

1/02

6/00

4/00

11/99

Properties Design

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Chamber Theatre

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

3/17

3/16

10/15

3/15

3/14

3/13

1/04

11/03

10/03

1/03

1/02

Sound Design

Cardinal Stritch University

1/04

Theatrical Awards and Nominations

W. Oren Parker Award for Undergraduate Scenic Design - USITT 2/02 for my resume and portfolio with emphasis on Dracula

 

Regional Design Nomination - ACTF 1/02 for Dracula design

Technical Theatre

Technical Director

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Moorpark College

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

current (7/17)

4/17

4/17

3/17

11/16

11/16

10/16

7/16

4/16

4/16

3/16

12/15

11/15

10/15

5/15

4/15

3/15

12/14

11/14

10/14

5/14

4/14

3/14

12/13

11/13

10/13

4/13

3/13

11/12

10/12

4/12

3/12

11/11

10/11

5/11

2/10

7/09

5/09

9/08

7/08

5/08

2/08

11/07

9/07

7/07

5/07

2/07

11/06

10/06

9/06

7/06

4/06

4/06

2/06

1/04

11/03

1/03

1/02

Assistant Technical Director

Juno and the Paycock

Cardinal Stritch University

2/99

Construction and Paint Crew

Two By Two

Medea

Dracula

Present Laughter

The Lion in Winter

Once Upon A Mattress

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Good

Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?

The Learned Ladies

Juno and the Paycock

Quilters

The Runner Stumbles

Brighton Beach Memoirs

The Sound of Music

Little Shop of Horrors

A Doll’s House

Macbeth

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

4/02

2/02

11/01

5/01

2/01

11/00

5/00

2/00

11/99

5/99

2/99

11/98

5/98

2/98

11/97

5/97

2/97

11/96

Puppet Creation and Operation

Little Shop of Horrors

Cardinal Stritch University

5/97

Charge Artist

The Learned Ladies

Cardinal Stritch University

5/99

Assistant Stage Manager

Juno and the Paycock

The Sound of Music

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

2/99

11/97

Light Board Operator

4th Student Culmination Performance (dance)

Brighton Beach Memoirs

Ballet Wisconsin

Cardinal Stritch University

6/00

2/98

Sound Board Operator

Pirates of Penzance

Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?

A Doll’s House

Village Playhouse of Wauwatosa

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

1/00

11/99

2/97

Lighting and Tech Assistant

Moving Forward: Women Stories (dance)

Sexy Chicks and High Kicks (dance)

Looking Back (dance)

Two Thousand and the World Goes On… (dance)

Ballet Wisconsin

Dancecircus

Ballet Wisconsin

Ballet Wisconsin

4/00

12/99

11/99

9/99

Other

I also have experience in stage management, assistant stage management, general technical operations, backstage crew, as a master electrician, and any number of other crew/tech positions. I also have experience training others in these roles.

Art

Artistic Employment (freelance and regular)

Dr Nostromo Games

fantasy illustrations for To Be King online fantasy card game - thus far: Phantom Warrior, Wood Nymph, Screech Owl

 

Iconic Entertainment

concept illustrations

 

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County – Echinoderms department

digital imaging (most extensively with Photoshop)

 

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County – Entomology department

scientific illustrations (largely in ink), digital imaging (most extensively with Photoshop), digital photography, Dreamweaver web design - examples of my Scientific Illustration can be seen here

 

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County – Malacology department

digital imaging (most extensively with Photoshop)

 

Nicholas Kay Games

fantasy illustration for Renown: A Game of Knightly Virtue TCG - thus far: Glimmer of Hope

 

Phentrix Games

fantasy illustration for World Divided TCG - thus far: Abomination, Armored Skeleton, Bone Dragon, Cannibal Carnie, Plague Bringer, Torn Wing Azor

 

Renegade Mage Games

fantasy illustrations for Age of Heroes TCG - thus far: Halberd, many concept sketches

 

Note – I have done a wide variety of freelance work not listed here – private commissions, one-time projects, and so forth – things that have resulted in published pieces, pieces that were meant to be published and then never were, and others in pieces that were never intended to be published (such as conceptual work and private pieces). Please see my ILLUSTRATION page for examples of my work.

Scientific publications I have illustrations and digital imaging in

Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences (journal) - "Recent Mass Mortality of Strongylocentrotus purpuratus (Echinodermata: Echinoidea) at Malibu and a Review of Purple Sea Urchin Kills Elsewhere in California - created 5 imaging plates containing a total of 15 figures digitally edited

 

The Nautilus (journal) - "Detrital feeding in Xeniostoma inexpectans, new genus, new species, and new subfamily Xeniostomatinae of Calliostomatidae (Gastropoda: Vetigastropoda), hosted by hexactinellid sponges of the Aleutian Islands, Alaska" - created 4 imaging plates containing a total of 18 figures digitally edited

 

Coral Reefs (journal) - "Epizoic Ophiothela brittle stars have invaded the Atlantic" - created 1 imaging plate containing a total of 4 figures digitally edited

 

Zoosystema (journal) - "New species and genera of colloniids from Indo-Pacific coral reefs, with the definition of a new subfamily Liotipomatinae n. subfam. (Turbinoidea, Colloniidae)" - created 15 imaging plates containing a total of 109 figures digitaly edited

 

Contributions in Science (journal) - "A Key to Neotrapical Region Frog-Egg-Feeding Species of Megaselia (Diptera: Phoridae), with a New Species from Panama" - 4 illustrations, 2 photographs

 

Zootaxa (journal) - "New light on the nomenclature, taxonomy, and biology of Hemipholis species (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea: Ophiactidae)" - created 2 imaging plates containing a total of 7 figures digitally edited

 

Malacologia (journal) - "Reinstatement of the Fissurellid subfamily Hemitominae, with the description of new genera, and proposed evolutionary lineage, based on morphological characters of shell and radulat (Gastropoda: Vetigastropoda)" - created 6 imaging plates containing a total of 71 figures digitally edited

 

Canadian Entomologist (journal) - "Taxonomic status of Macrocerides species (Diptera: Phoridae)" - 10 illustrations, 2 photographs

 

New Zealand Entomologist (journal) - "Male terminalia and undescribed female of Ceratoplatus fullerae Schmitz (Diptera: Phoridae) from New Zealand" - 2 illustrations, 2 photographs

 

Flower Flies of Los Angeles County (book) - 11 photographs

 

Annals of the Entomological Society of America (journal) - "A New North American Species of Pseudacteon (Diptera: Phoridae), Parasite on Nylanderia arenivaga (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)" - 2 illustrations

 

Studia Dipterologica (journal) ' "An enigmatic new genus and species of phorid fly from Baltic amber" - 2 illustrations

 

Manual of Central American Diptera, Volume 2 (book) - cover design, 8 illustrations, 13 photographs

 

Zootaxa (journal) - "Revision of the New World Dohrniphora Dahl species lacking large hind tibial setae (Diptera:Phoriae)" - 3 illustrations, 40 photographs, digitally cleaned up 137 Scanning Electron Microscope images

 

Zootaxa (journal) - "A molecular phylogenetic analysis of genus Anevrina (Diptera: Phoridae), with the description of a new species and updated world key" - 2 illustrations

 

Contributions in Science (journal) - "Ant-Decapitating Flies, Apocephalus, Subgenus Apocephalus Coquillett (Insecta: Diptera: Phoridae), of Arizona" - 19 illustrations

 

Sociobiology (journal) - "New Species and New Records of Apocephalus Coquillett (Diptera:Phoridae) that Parasitize Ants (Hymenoptera:Formicidae) in America" - 19 illustrations, 5 photographs

 

Zootaxa (journal) - "Four distinctive new Neotropical species of Coniceromyia Borgmeier (Diptera:Phoridae) with patterned-wings" - 8 illustrations, 4 photographs, digitally cleaned up 8 Scanning Electron Microscope images

 

Sociobiology (journal) - "Three New Species of Parasitoid Phoridae (Diptera) From the Neotropical Region" - 5 illustrations, 3 photographs

 

Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington (journal) - "A New Species of Xenotriphleba Buck (Diptera: Phoridae) From Baltic Amber" - 5 illustrations, 2 photographs

 

Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington (journal) - "Validation of the Name Diocophora Multichaeta (Diptera: Phoridae)" - 2 photographs

 

Invertebrate Biology (journal) - "The contrariwise life of a parasitic, pedomorphic copepod with a non-feeding adult: ontogenesis, ecology, and evolution" - created 10 imaging plates containing a total of 35 figures digitally edited

 

Butterfly Gardening In Southern California (book) - 6 photographs, digitally edited 3 other photographs

 

Manual of Central American Diptera, Volume 1 (book) - cover design, editing of 12 imaging plates

 

Annals of the Entomological Society of America (journal) - "Utility of DNA Sequences for Inferring Phylogenetic Relationships and Associating Morphologically Dissimilar Males and Females of the Bee-Killing Flies, Genus Melaloncha (Diptera: Phoridae)" - 4 illustrations

 

Studia dipterologica (journal) - "The undescribed male of Ctenopleuriphora Liu (Diptera: Phoridae)" - 2 illustrations, 1 photograph Zootaxa (journal) - "Two new genera of Phoridae (Diptera) from New Zealand" - 10 illustrations

 

Sociobiology (journal) - "Two New Species of the Melaloncha ungulata Group of Bee-Killing Flies (Diptera: Phoridae)" - 4 illustrations

 

Journal of Crustacean Biology (journal) - "Larval Development of Caribeopsyllus amphiodiae (Thaumatopsyllidae: Copepoda), and Enterozoic Parasite of the Brittle Star Amphiodia urtica" - created 17 imaging plates containing a total of 93 figures digitally edited

 

Palaontologische Zeitschrift (journal) - "Cretaceous and living Colloniidae of the redefined subfamily Petropomatinae, with two new genera and one new species, with notes on opercular evolution in turbinoideans, and the fossil records of Liotiidae (Vestigastropoda: Turbinoidea" - created 8 imaging plates containing a total of 39 figures digitally cleaned and corrected

 

Anthropod Systematics & Phylogeny (journal) - "Revision of the New World Dohrniphora Dahl Species with Hind Tibial Setae (Diptera: Phoridae)" - 68 illustrations, digitally cleaned up 89 Scanning Electron Microscope images

 

New Zealand Entomologist (journal) - "First records of Megaselia scalaris (Loew) and M. spiracularis Schmitz (Diptera: Phoridae) from New Zealand, with additional information on other worldwide species" - 3 illustrations

 

Studia Dipterologica (journal) - "Novel character states in fossil species of modern phorid genera (Diptera: Phoridae)" - 13 illustrations

 

Contributions in Science (journal) - "A Further New Genus of Primitive Phorid Fly (Diptera: Phoridae) from Baltic Amber and Its Phylogenentic Implications" - 4 illustrations, 2 photographs

 

Journal of Natural History (journal) - "Review of the Caribbean species of Dohrniphora Dahl (Diptera: Phoridae)" - 12 illustrations

 

Journal of the Entomological Society of Ontario (journal) - "The Problematic Neotropical Genus Cyrtophorina Borgmeier & Prado (Diptera: Phoridae)" - 16 illustrations

Other

My art emphasis is in illustration (focusing on fantasy style) via drawing and painting, although I have experience in most traditional art media.

 

I also have some experience in MAC-based art programs, most notably in Photoshop.

Acting

Theatrical Acting

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Romeo & Juliet

Cyrano de Bergerac

As You Like It

Shakespeare’s Birthday Showcase

Macbeth

The Tempest

Evening of Education Through Entertainment

Two By Two

Medea

Dracula

Present Laughter

Jake’s Women

Once Upon A Mattress

Glengarry Glen Ross

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Good

Juno and the Paycock

Little Shop of Horrors

Macbeth

Demetrius

Tybalt

Valvert, Cadet, Capuchin

Oliver, Amiens

Bassanio, player

Macbeth

Caliban

Ferdinand, Brad, Phulax

Ham

Tutor

Jonathan Harker

Hugo Lyppiatt

Jake

Minstrel

Aaranow

Francis Flute

Doctor, Dispatch Rider

Needle Nugent

Wino, Customer

Banquo

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Kaleidoscope Theatre Ensemble

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University Studio Theatre

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University Studio Theatre

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University

Film Acting

The Quick and the Undead

zombie

Gerald Nott - Nott Entertainment

Special Skills

stage combat

sabre fencing

general sword fighting

singing range of baritone to second tenor

dialects (w/ brushing up): Scottish, Irish, British

driving manual and automatic vehicles

driving motorcycle

extensive art experience (BFA: Art) drawing, painting, etc.

extensive theatrical scenic design and construction experience

knowledgable in gothic, horror, paranormal, mythological, fantasy, etc.

Fight Choreography and Stage Combat

Theatrical Fight Choreography

Henry IV Part One and Two
Fight Choreographer
Moorpark College

Theatrical Stage Combat

Romeo & Juliet

Cyrano de Bergerac

Macbeth

Macbeth

Tybalt

Valvert

Macbeth

Banquo

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Cardinal Stritch University

Other

I have created and lead a variety of stage combat workshops for students ranging from middle school to college level.

 

I have created and lead basic stage combat training sessions for theatrical productions; dealing with actors that have a good deal of stage combat experience, all the way to actors with absolutely no stage combat experience.

Training

Continued Stage Combat Training – Dan Forcey

Practical Broadsword Training and Experience - variety of trainers

Practical Sabre Fencing Training and Experience - David Krajec and others

Stage Combat Training – David Krajec

Film Production

Film

Assistant Prop Master – Novel Romance (Farewell to Raskolnikov’s) – Raskolnikov Productions 6/04

Prop Master: Ron Lombard; Production Designer: Ben Woolverton; Director: Emily Skopov

 

Additional Set PA/Flat PA – Mr. 3000 – Disney/Touchstone/Pastime Productions 7/03

Dirctor: Charles Stone III; 1st Assistant Director: Doug Torres; 2nd Assistant Director: Karen Davis; 2nd 2nd Assistant Director: Veronica Hampton; Additional 2nd 2nd Assistant Director: Rhonda Guthrie

Commercial

Swing Gang Member – client: Microsoft – Bianglala Pictures Inc. 4/04

Prop Master: Ron Lombard, Marc Meisels; Production Designer: Rika Nakanishi

 

Art PA/On-Set Prop Master – client: True Value Hardware – Boxer Films 3/04

Prop Master: Ron Lombard; Set Decorator: Elli Griff; Production Designer: Joseph Nemec

Employment

Performing Arts Center Technical Director - Moorpark College (8/11-current)

Assume the role of Technical Director for all productions taking place in Moorpark College’s Performing Arts Center, which includes Theatre, Dance, and Music Departments, as well as usage from a number of other areas, both on campus and off; take on scenic, lighting, sound, etc. designs for productions as needed; train/lead students in scenic construction/painting/installation, tech/run crew, and general theatre work and upkeep; knowledge of all the spaces and their equipment; manage the spaces in areas of general upkeep, staffing, budgeting, organization, supply and equipment inventory and control, and so forth; any and all duties necessary for the success of all productions in the spaces, as well as for the spaces, building, and department in general.

 

Scientific Illustrator - Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County (9/05-10/09 and 9/10-8/11)

Ink illustrations, digital photography, Photoshop and other digital imaging work, Dreamweaver web design, some minor research work as needed

 

Guest Relations Supervisor - Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County ( 10/04-9/05 and 3/10-8/10)

Oversee daily operations of museum, supervise front-end staff, extensive money handling and deposit making, group sales, responsible for information both inside the museum and that stuff outside still pertaining to our museum, customer service (also performing all of the above duties at the Page Museum at the La Brea Tar Pits when needed)

 

Technical Director and Scenic/Lighting Designer - Long Beach Shakespeare Company (2/06-7/09 - still work there on a freelance basis)

Scenic and lighting design of all company theatrical productions, scenic construction and painting of all company theatrical productions, hanging/focusing/programming of lights for all company theatrical productions, training run/tech crew, running tech rehearsals and strikes, company Technical Director, facility and company needs as they arose.

 

Children’s Department Lead - Barnes & Noble (9/04-2/06)

Ran the Children’s Department, extensive knowledge of children’s books, ordering responsibilities, storytimes for kids of various ages, ran many in-store and offsite events, great customer relations and customer service, display and promotion responsibilities

 

Technical Director - Cardinal Stritch University (8/03-1/04 temporary position)

Seeing to all the technical and design needs of the university theatre department, directing construction of scenery for theatre productions, in charge of student scene shop workers, in charge of theatre space and scene shop

 

Assistant to Owner - Rising Sun Hobbies (8/02-1/04)

Assisting owner in all manner of operation, running the retail establishment, money handling, deposits, data entry, product awareness, customer service

 

Visitor Services Supervisor - Discovery World Museum (11/97-12/02)

Museum management, open/close building, daily operations, staff management, hiring/firing, department budget, volunteer coordination, creative development, programming, curriculum writing for children's activities and workshops, presentations, graphic design work, exhibit technical knowhow, assistant management of gift shop, in charge of first aid and safety, some theatre tech work, customer service

 

Head Scene Shop Assistant - Cardinal Stritch University (9/96-5/02)

Constructing scenery for theatre productions, directly assisting university technical director, in charge of student scene shop workers when Technical Director not present, in charge of theatre space when Technical Director not present, acted as on- site contact and technical support for outside groups who would use our theatre space

Education

BFA: Art (Illustration); BA: Theatre – Cardinal Stritch University – Milwaukee, Wisconsin Graduation date: 5/2002; GPA: 3.766 Magna Cum Laude