Clint Allen

USA829  PJN & LD 8056

Projection and Lighting Designer

 

Projection Design –

Galileo’s Torch – 2017 – Folger Theatre                                                    Director: Robert Richmond

Ragtime – 2017 – Ford’s Theatre                                                                Director: Peter Flynn

The Elephant Man – 2017 – Delaware Rep                                              Director: Sanford Robbins

Into The Woods – 2016 – TUTS                                                                  Director: Bobby Longbottom

Angels In America Pt. 2 Perestroika – 2016 – Roundhouse                Director: Ryan Rilette

Angels In America Pt. 1 Millennium Approaches – 2016                    Director: Jason Loewith

Fly – 2016 – New Victory Theatre NYC                                                  Director: Ricardo Kahn

To Kill A Mockingbird – 2016 – Delaware Rep                                    Director: Sanford Robbins

The Glass Menagerie – 2016 – Ford’s Theatre                                     Director: Mark Ramont

The Whale, or Moby Dick – 2015 – Horsehead Theatre                    Director: Jacey Little

Ford’s Theatre Gala – 2015 – Ford’s Theatre                                        Director: Jeff Calhoun

Mercury Baroque Gala – 2015 – Brown Theatre Houston

Juno and the Paycock – 2015 – Delaware Rep                                    Director: Ben Barnes

Sleepy Hollow – 2015 – Washington Ballet                                         Director: Septime Wembre

The Widow Lincoln – 2015 – Ford’s Theatre                                       Director: Stephen Rayne

Sunday In The Park With George – 2014UMW Theatre              Director: Gregg Stull

Bring It On! – 2014 – TUTS Houston                                                   Director: Roshunda Jackson

Winter’s Tale – 2014 – Stark Naked Theatre                                       Director: Philip Lehl

Mercury Baroque Gala – 2014 – Brown Theatre Houston

Communicating Doors– 2014 – Alley Theatre                                    Director: Gregory Boyd

The Good Thief – 2014 – Stark Naked  Theatre                                    Director: John Tyson

The Laramie Project – 2013 – Ford’s Theatre                                      Director: Matt Gardiner

Fly – 2013 – Cincinatti Playhouse in the Park/St. Louis Rep            Director: Ricardo Kahn

Sherlock Holmes and the Suicide Club – 2013 – Alley Theatre       Director: Gregory Boyd

Mercury Baroque Gala – 2013 – Brown Theatre Houston

Fly – 2012 – Ford’s Theatre                                                                      Director: Ricardo Kahn

Hamlet – 2012 – Houston Shakespeare Festival                                  Director: Steve Pickering

Mercury Baroque Gala – 2012 – Brown Theatre Houston

Soulstice Event – 2011 – Art Event                                                        Director: Kevin Holden

Now This (World Premiere) – 2011 – UH Wortham Theatre           Director: Sarah Becker

The Art of Conversation – 2011 – Musiqa Houston

Reckless – 2010 – Brave Dog Players                                                    Director: Philip Lehl

Among The Thugs – 2010 – Horsehead Theatre                                 Director: Kevin Holden

Of Mice and Men – 2010 – UTEP                                                          Director: Joel Murray

Almost Maine – 2010 – Brave Dog Players                                         Director: Philip Lehl

Hollywood To Broadway – 2009 – Shanghai, China                       Director Jenn Rapp

The Farnsworth Invention – 2009 – Alley Theatre                          Director: David Cromer

The Gold (World Premiere musical) – 2009                                       Director: Cailín Heffernan

Rock and Roll – 2009 – Alley Theatre                                                 Director: Gregory Boyd

Ford’s Theatre Grand Reopening Gala – 2009                                   Director: Peter Flynn

The Heavens Are Hung In Black – 2009 – Ford’s Theatre              Director: Stephen Raine

Bridges – 2008 – UH Wortham Theatre                                             Director: Steven Wallace

Holes – 2008 – UH Wortham Theatre                                                  Director: Jackie DeMontillin

Underneath The Lintel – 2008 – Alley Theatre                                 Director: Alex Harvey

 

Lighting Design –

Henry V – 2016 – Houston Shakespeare Festival                                  Director: Lenny Banovez

Much Ado About Nothing – 2016 – Houston Shakespeare Festival  Director: Jack Young

Heathers the Musical – 2016 – Theatre Under the Stars                     Director: Marley Wisnoski

Straight White Men – 2016 – Stages Repertory Theatre                   Director: Leslie Swackhammer

Driving Miss Daisy – 2015 – Stages Repertory Theatre                    Director: Kenn McLaughlin

Hairspray! – 2015 – Theatre Under the Stars                                      Director: Charles Swan

Ford’s Theatre Gala – 2015 – Ford’s Theatre                                       Director: Jeff Calhoun

Stage Kiss – 2015 – Stark Naked Theatre                                             Director: Brandon Weinbrenner

Mercury Baroque Gala – 2015 – Brown Theatre Houston

Holed Up – 2015 – DaCamera Houston                                               Director: Jason Moran

Reefer Madness – 2014 – TUTS Underground                                   Director: Bruce Lumpkin

Full Gallop– 2014 – Stages Theatre                                                       Director: Kenn McLaughlin

Ford’s Theatre Gala – 2014 – Ford’s Theatre                                      Director: Jeff Calhoun

BIG the musical– 2014 – Theatre Under The Stars                            Director: Rozie Curtis

Mercury Baroque Gala – 2014 – Brown Theatre Houston

Flat Stanley– 2014 – Theatre Under The Stars                                   Director: Illich Guardolia

Faith Healer and The Good Thief – 2014 – Stark Naked Theatre   Director: John Tyson

Ford’s Theatre Gala – 2013 – Ford’s Theatre                                      Director: Jeff Calhoun

Mercury Baroque Gala – 2013 – Brown Theatre Houston

Body Awareness – 2012 – Stark Naked Theatre Company             Director: Philip Lehl

Comedy of Errors – 2012 – Houston Shakespeare Festival            Director: Paul Steger

Hamlet – 2012 – Houston Shakespeare Festival                               Director: Steve Pickering

Ford’s Theatre Gala – 2012 – Ford’s Theatre                                      Director: Jeff Calhoun

Taming of the Shrew – 2011 – Texas Shakespeare Festival             Director: Mark Mineart

The Beaux Stratagem – 2011 – Texas Shakespeare Festival           Director: Kristine Holtsveldt

Hamlet – 2011 – Texas Shakespeare Festival                                      Director: Lee Ernst

Ernest in Love – 2011 – Texas Shakespeare Festival                         Director: Steven Terrell

Ford’s Theatre Gala – 2011 – Ford’s Theatre                                       Director: Jeff Calhoun

Debt Collectors – 2011 – Stark Naked Theatre Company                 Director: Philip Lehl

The Art of Conversation – 2011 – Musiqa Houston

August, Osage County – 2011 – Alley Theatre co-design                 Director: Jackson Gay

A Weekend with Picasso – 2011 – Alley Theatre                                Director: Todd Salovey

Reckless – 2010 – Brave Dog Players                                                    Director: Philip Lehl

A Behanding in Spokane – 2010 – Alley Theatre                               Director: James Black

Ford’s Theatre Grand Reopening Gala -2009                                     Director: Peter Flynn

One Destiny – 2009 – Ford’s Theatre                                                  Director: Mark Ramont

Tintypes – 2007 – SFA Summer Rep                                                   Director: Alan Nielsen

Tribute – 2007 – SFA Summer Rep                                                     Director: Allen Oster

Culture Clash In Americca -2006 – Alley Theatre                            Director: Culture Clash

Alley Theatre Ball 2006                                                                           Director: James Black

Proof (Remount) – 2005 – Casa Manana                                           Director: James Black

Alley Theatre Ball 2005 Director: Gregory Boyd

An Evening with Thornton Wider – The Alley Theatre Ball 2004  Director: Gregory Boyd

The Exonerated – 2003 – Alley Theatre                                              Director: Rob Bundy

Cantinflas! – 2003 – Alley Theatre                                                      Director: Herbert Siquenza

Alley Cabaret – 2003 – Alley Theatre                                                   Director: Gregory Boyd

Culture Clash In Americca – 2003 – Alley Theatre                           Director: Culture Clash

The Snow Queen – 2000 – TSF                                                               Director: Joel Ebarb

 

Assistant Lighting Designer – (selected)

A Christmas Carol, A Ghost Story of Christmas -2008- Ford’s Theatre LD: Pat Collins

Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas the Musical Tour LD: Pat Collins

Lieutenant of Inishmore – 2008 – Alley Theatre LD: Kevin Rigdon

A Christmas Carol, A Ghost Story of Christmas – 2005-2012 – Alley Theatre LD: Rui Rita

Arsenic and Old Lace – 2007 – Alley Theatre LD: Pat Collins

Treasure Island – 2007 – Alley Theatre LD: Clifton Taylor

To Kill A Mockingbird – 2007 – Alley Theatre LD: Rui Rita

A Clean House – 2007 – Alley Theatre LD: Kevin Rigdon

Subject To Fits – 2007 – Alley Theatre LD: Kevin Rigdon

Hitchcock Blonde – 2007 – Alley Theatre LD: Chris Parry

Much Ado About Nothing – 2006 – Alley Theatre LD: Michael Gilliam

Tryst – 2006 – Alley Theatre LD: Jeff Nellis

Black Comedy & Wait Until Dark – 2006 – Alley Theatre LD: Rui Rita

Witness for the Prosecution – 2006 – Alley Theatre LD: Clifton Taylor

Pillowman – 2006 – Alley Theatre LD: Kevin Rigdon

Journey’s End – 2006 – Alley Theatre LD: Pat Collins

Proof – 2005 – Alley Theatre LD: Michael Lincoln

Twelfth Night– 2004 – Alley Theatre LD: Chris Parry

Sherlock Homes – 2003 – Alley Theatre LD: Rui Rita

Hamlet – 2003 – Alley Theatre LD: Chris Parry

Interactive Artist 2013

Created a 5 scene interactive art piece for a Children’s Hospital Cancer Center. Integrated the Microsoft Kinect and Apple’s Quartz Composer software to allow participant’s arm and hand gestures to react with the computer generated aquarium

 

Public Art Lighting Projects

Lighting Programming for installation in Calgary Canada – 2016

Lighting Programming for Post Oak Plaza – 2016

Lighting control system built and programmed for Triple Pasture art installation in Ashland Oregon – 2016

Lighting Programming for Chroma Booster art installation in El Paso TX -2015

Consultant/Programming for lighting installation in 2009 Post Oak Boulevard main lobby – 2013

 

 

Lighting Supervisor/ Lighting Assistant – Alley Theatre 2002 – 2008

Duties include: Assist designers throughout the planning and tech phases of shows; Plan and execute changeovers for 2 spaces; maintain show integrity throughout the run; Manage a crew of 5; Order and budget for department; update lighting paperwork and plots the tech process; Stay abreast of lighting trends to plan renovations and upgrades. Design effects as needed or required by designers. Highlights include: Research and acquisition of $70k projection system; Creating elaborate fog effects; $500k upgrade to the dimming and control system, Incorporating $100k of moving lights into inventory.

 

Head Of Lighting – Cirque du Soleil’s Alegria 2000- 2002

Responsible for the recreation of lighting on a touring show across New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, and the United States; Accommodation of new acts as they arrived, Coordination of artistic changes in the show affecting lighting. Manage a 4- person crew, and up to 12 people during setup and tear down.

Related Skills:

Software: Watchout 6, Adobe CC2016 Production Suite, Qlab3, Isadora 2, Quartz Composer, NiMate, Vectorworks, Lightwright5, ETC EOS, ION, Obsession 2, conventional and moving lights, Barco, Christie, Eiki, Panasonic projectors. Film and digital photography, Video recording and editing, Computer Networking, MIDI Show Control, Open Sound Control, Microsoft Kinect interfaces for input.

Just about anything electronic that makes art.