Areas of Specialization
Technical Direction, Production Management, Scenic Design
Introduction to Theatre, Stagecraft, Advanced Stagecraft
BackgroundBefore joining the Department of Theatre, Speech, and Dance as Technical Director and Production Manager, Brian Saxton was a faculty member at the University of Massachusetts – Lowell from 2013 to 2017 where he served as a lecturer in the English Department and as the Production Manager and Technical Director for the Theatre Arts Program. Prior to that appointment, Brian served as the Technical Director at The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey and for Montclair State University in New Jersey. He has also designed scenery for the Greater Lowell Music Theatre, Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre, Arundel Barn Playhouse, and The Boar’s Head Players. Brian also served as Technical Director for the Forestburgh Playhouse, Arundel Barn Playhouse, and the Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre. He has a Masters in Fine Arts in Scenic Design and Technical Direction from the University of Arkansas and a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre from Georgia Southern University.