Dan Weingarten

Dan Weingarten
Office location:
TH 364


Both a Professor and a working lighting designer with a long list of credits (over 1200) in theatre, opera, dance and the theme park world, Dan Weingarten is the recipient of many nominations and a winner of the LA Drama Critic’s Circle Angstrom Award, the LA Weekly Award, the Garland Award and the Dramalogue Award. He received his MFA in Design and Production from California Institute of the Arts (CalArts). Helping students to find their passion and map out a path to success is what he finds most rewarding. Past clients include; John Anson Ford Theatre, 24th St. Theatre, East West Players, Ebony Rep Theatre, Circle X Theatre, Rogue Machine Theatre, Road Theatre, Ensemble Theatre, Theatre at Boston Court, Santa Barbara Theatre, Ensemble Theatre of Santa Barbara, Furious Theatre, Falcon Theatre, Son of Semele, International City Theatre, Echo Theatre, Zephyr Theatre, Bootleg Theatre, Ghost Road Theatre, LA Stage Alliance Ovation Awards, The New West Symphony, Long Beach Opera, Chicago Opera Thetre, New York City Opera, Ezralow Dance, Clairobscur Dance, Granzeza Mexicana, Edge Performing Arts Center, Luminario Ballet, Hysterica, BodyTraffic, Curtain Call Dinner Theater, Lila Downs, Universal Studios, Nike, Line 6.