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Steven L. Gilliam Edit Profile

Theater educator , Set designer

Steven L. Gilliam, American set designer, theater educator. Certified union scenic designer, United Scenic Artists, Local 829, New York, 1991. Recipient Life Time Achievement award, Alamo City Theatre Council, Distinguish Trinity Faculty award in Research & Creative Activities, 2006.

Background

Gilliam, Steven L. was born on September 23, 1948 in Twin Falls, Idaho, United States. Son of Robert L. and Jacqueline I. Gilliam.

Education

Bachelor, University Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, 1970. Master of Fine Arts, University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1979.

Career

Professor Trinity University, San Antonio, since 1981, director theatre, since 1981. Resident scenic designer Alamo City Theatre, 1985—1992, The MUNY, St. Louis, since 1994. Art director Trendmaster's New York Toy Fair, 1999—2001.

Scenic designer Fiesta Texas Theme Park, San Antonio, 1993—1998, National Tour Fiddler Roof, New York, 2000—2002.

Achievements

  • Certified union scenic designer, United Scenic Artists, Local 829, New York, 1991.

Membership

Member board United States Institute Theatre Technology, New York City, 1993—1996. Scene design commissioner USITT, 1991—1996. Respondent & design critic Kennedy Center, American College Theatre Festival, 1994—1995.

Member of United Scenic Artist, USITT.

Connections

Married Susan L. Gilliam. Children: Rafael M., Monica M.

father:
Robert L.

mother:
Jacqueline I. Gilliam

spouse:
Susan L. Gilliam

children:
Rafael M. Gilliam

Monica M. Gilliam