THEATRICAL LIGHTING


3/18 - Antigone X by Paula Cizmar, CSU Long Beach Studio Theatre

Directed by Jeff Janisheski, Lighting Design by Caitlin Eby, Scenic Design by Xiyu Lin, Costume Design by Maria Huber, Sound Design by Yiannis Christofides, Projections Design by Hsuan-Kuang Hsieh

Storyboards drawn by Caitlin Eby by taking photos of the scenic model, adding projections and costume renderings from Maria Huber in Photoshop, then using digital sketch and watercolor tools in the Paper by 53 iPad mini app.


4/17 - Nora by Ingmar BergmanCSU Long Beach Studio Theatre.

Directed by Christopher Shaw, Lighting Design by Caitlin Eby, Scenic Design by Ulyana Chava, Costume Design by Lesley Li Su, Sound Design by Corinne Carillo.

A brief time lapse video of the final dress rehearsal shows the progression of the sky throughout the show.

Storyboards created by Caitlin Eby using gouache to make the foreground image. The negative space of the sky is cutout and overlaid on various sky storyboards made from soft pastel. Snow and scene highlights added in Photoshop.


10/16 - Stop the World - I Want to Get Off! by Bricusse and Newley, CSU Long Beach Studio Theatre

Directed by Dr. Joanne Gordon, Guest Starring Alexandra Billings, Lighting Design by Caitlin Eby, Scenic Design by Danila Korogodsky, Costume Design by Amanda Martin, Sound Design by Kate Fechtig.

Storyboards created by Caitlin Eby using Vectorworks Renderworks on a 2D/3D version of the light plot.


4/16 - Bird in the Hand by Jorge Ignacio Cortiñas. CSU Long Beach Studio Theatre.

Directed by Shanti Pillai and Marc Gomes, Lighting Design by Caitlin Eby, Scenic Design by Xiyu Lin, Costume Design by Sara Lindsey, Sound Design by Corinne Carillo.


10/15 - #ethnocentricCRAP, an original devised piece. CSU Long Beach Studio Theatre.

Devised by Cal Rep Students as part of E.P.I.C.: Educational Performances In Communities. Directed by Anna Steers, Lighting Design by Caitlin Eby, Scenic Design by Merve Çaydere Dobai, Costume Design by Amanda Martin, Sound Design by Carlos Torres.


8/15 - Cane River King by Jeremy Llorence, Winner of the Annual Activate Midwest New Play Festival. Victory Gardens Richard Christiansen Theatre, Chicago, IL.

Lighting Design by Caitlin Eby for five full-length festival finalists, 16 ten-minute festival plays in WMU's Zack L. York Arena. As winner, Cane River King was taken on tour to Victory Gardens in Chicago, IL where it was remounted for a final and more highly produced iteration. Directed by Mark Liermann, Lighting and Set Design by Caitlin Eby, Sound Design by D.J. Potts.


2/15 - Gaslight by Patrick Hamilton, WMU D. Terry Williams Theatre.

Directed by David Allen George, Lighting Design by Caitlin Eby, Practicals Designed and Constructed by Caitlin Eby, Scenic Design by J.M. Thompson, Costume Design by Kathryn Wagner


9/14 - Check Your Privilege. An original piece of documentary theatre, WMU Zack L. York Arena.

Created using interviews regarding systemic racism in higher education with students and faculty from Western Michigan University. Dramaturgy and writing by Cara Beth Heath and Jeremy Llorence, directed by Stephanie Sandberg, Lighting Design by Caitlin Eby, Sound Design by Matthew Birchmeier.


3/11 - Rent by Jonathon Larson. WMU Laura V. Shaw Theatre.

Directed by Jay Berkow, Lighting Design by Caitlin Eby, Scenic Design by Kyle D. Moore, Costume Design by Kathryn Wagner, Sound Design by Jacquelyn Soule. Produced by the WMU Gilmore Theatre Complex.