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Gary Musante

Technical Director, Lighting Designer
(585) 395-5264
gmusante@brockport.edu
Office:  1105B Tower Fine Arts

Education

MFA, University of Michigan; BA, State University of New York at Buffalo

Bio

Gary grew up on Long Island and started his career in theatre while in high school, after which he earned his BA in Theatre from SUNY Buffalo and his MFA in lighting design from the University of Michigan. During college he worked off-Broadway in NYC, did summer stock theatre and worked for several small professional theatre companies. Between college and grad school he work for Lycain Stage Lighting during which time he learned about the manufacturing of stage lighting. Gary has been a member of the United States Institute for Theatre Technology for over twenty five years. Gary came to Brockport in 1982 and in addition to his regular duties at Brockport he has worked on a PBS documentary, several Operas, designed lighting for several local theatres and colleges and has constructed scenery for Geva Theatre Center, the local professional theatre. Outside of theatre Gary likes to travel and collect postal history with a theatre theme and is a member of the Western Monroe Philatelic Society.

Last Updated 7/8/21