Faculty Profiles

John McDermott

Assistant Professor
Theatre

Performing Arts Center Room 252
516.877.4016
516.877.4926
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 Zurich at New York Theater Workshop (winner of three Innovative Theater Awards incluing best production). Pride and Prejudice at Seattle Repertory Theater and at the Cherry Lane Theater in New York City, Sense and Sensibility at ART in Cambridge MA, Peter Pan at the New Duke on 42nd in NYC and Creditors at Shakespeare and Company in the Berkshires. Upcoming productions include a documentary film Off the Map with Matt Higgins and Sense and Sensibility at Portland Center Stage in Oregon.

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 20 years of experience designing all over the United States.

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