Backstage

Design and Technology

Design & Technology

Our department invites students to put classroom instruction to practical use by getting involved with the Mainstage Season. Students can apply for positions in areas such as Lighting Design, Scenic Design, Hair and Makeup, Dramaturgy, and more. Students are encouraged to explore more than one area to obtain a well-rounded education.

To learn more please email: kara.thomson@mesacc.edu

Stage Management

Stage Management

Gain practical skills in management, communication, and collaboration by coming a Stage Manager. Our students are fully immersed and stepped through the process by starting as an Assistant Stage Manager. As skillsets grow and aptitude increases, students can call one of the Mainstage selections.

To learn more please email: ruth.sager@mesacc.edu

Running Crew

Running Crew

If you’re interested in a fast-paced education running a show, participate in one of our Mainstage selections. There are positions available in Wardrobe, Run Crew, or as a Board Op. “No experience required.”

To learn more please email: ruth.sager@mesacc.edu

Production Shops

Production Shops

Students gain experience in Costumes, Electrics, and the Scene Shop. Each area has many opportunities to work alongside a teaching professional and acquire skills from day one. Our department’s shops are “no experience required.”

To learn more please email:

Scene Shop - ruth.sager@mesacc.edu

Costume Shop - adriana.diaz@mesacc.edu

Electrics Shop - josh.hontz@mesacc.edu

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