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John Carr has been the Lighting Designer for the Wesleyan Theater Department and the Dance Department since 1984 and is the past Theater Department Chair. He has designed Dance Lighting for Susan Foster, Douglas Dunn, Deborah Hay, Richard Bull,Dances for 2 and most Recently Patricia Beaman and Hari Krishnan/inDance. Theater projects include lighting for The Hartford Stage Company, The Folger Theatre, National Players, The Shubert Theater, and SKIN, MEAT, BONE, by Robert Wilson and Alvin Lucier. Most recently he designed the lighting for DEATH AND THE MAIDEN at The New Wolsey Theatre in Ipswich, U.K., coordinated the production and designed the lighting for the Department's sold out performance of MASTER PETER at The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. and designed the Lighting for CRIME AND PUNISHMENT, directed by Wesleyan Theater Professor Yuriy Kondonskiy, at the Bulandra Theatre in Bucharest, Romania.

Recently he went back to scene design creating the set for the Department's productions of EURYDICE and THE SKRIKER.

All photos by John Carr except for Death and the Maiden.