People: Faculty and Staff

Carolyn Conn


Design/Technology: Associate Professor, Lighting/Sound Design

CC Conn holds her MFA in Lighting Design from Indiana University. She has designed lighting and/or sound for Phoenix Theatre Ensemble, New York; OutProud Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia; Brown County Playhouse, the Honeywell Foundation’s Ford Theatre, Indiana University, and Middle Tennessee State University. She has worked extensively as a Lighting Technician in Indianapolis, Indiana and Atlanta for IATSE Locals 30 and 927 as well as Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre, 14th Street Playhouse, Gwinnette Civic Center, Agnes Scott College, Full Circle, MAGNUM Companies, and other theatre and entertainment companies. As Assistant Professor of Lighting and Sound Design at Stephen F. Austin State University, CC teaches Intro to Lighting, Intro to Sound, Lighting Design, Sound Design, Principles of Design/Collaboration and portfolio preparation. CC supervises all lighting and sound designs for the School of Theatre productions. CC also has developed a summer youth theatre program for SFA called Junior Jacks that has provided a service learning opportunity for the student teachers and children in Nacogdoches community since 2009.

Accredited by NAST: National Association of Schools of Theatre