Faculty Profiles

John Mcdermott

Associate Professor
Theatre, College of Arts and Sciences

Performing Arts Center 252
516.877.4016
jmcdermott@adelphi.edu
http://​www.​johnmcdermottdesign.​com

General Information

Diplomas/Degrees

Diplomas/Degrees

MFA Theater, University of Washington (1996)

Professional Experience

Professional Experience

I recently designed The Crucible for Bedlam Theater Company in NYC, Outside Mullingar at Berkshire Theater Festival directed by Karen Allen, If I Forget by Dear Evan Hansen author Steven Levenson at Barrington Stage and Time Stands Still at Shakespeare and Company, Zurich at New York Theater Workshop (winner of three Innovative Theater Awards incluing best production). Pride and Prejudice at Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Seattle Repertory Theater and at the Cherry Lane Theater in New York City, Sense and Sensibility at ART in Cambridge MA and at Portland Center Stage, Oregon, Peter Pan at the New Duke on 42nd in NYC and Creditors at Shakespeare and Company in the Berkshires. 

Personal Statement

Personal Statement

I teach Set Design, Drafting, Properties Construction, History and Application of Theatre Technology and design shows for the Department of Theatre. I am also a freelance theater designer with over 20 years of experience designing all over the United States.

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