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We welcome your feedback on current programs and your ideas for future events. Contact us at (573) 341-4219 or, Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm (office hours may be reduced during summer months and university breaks).

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(573) 341-4219

Kevin Shaw

Artistic Director

Kevin's Bio

Kevin joined Missouri University of Science & Technology in 2011 after more than fifteen years working as a theatre artist and production professional. He holds an MA in theatre history and an MFA in lighting design.  Kevin’s Off-Broadway and national tour credits include more than eight productions as technical director and lighting designer with the Aquila Theatre Co. (including the 2011 production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream that introduced him to Leach Theatre).  Regionally he has designed shows for, among others, The Florida Repertory Theatre, The Arkansas Repertory Theatre, and The Lincoln Amphitheatre. He has also served as the resident lighting designer at the historic Barter Theatre, The Cherry County Playhouse, and The Tennessee Williams Fine Art Center.  As a company member of the Steep Theatre Co. in Chicago Kevin served as Operations Manager and designed the lighting for many of their critically acclaimed productions including Bang the Drum Slowly, Book of Days, and Breathing Corpses.  A few more of his favorite past designs include:  Madame X, Jesus Christ Superstar, Blackbirds of Broadway, My Way, Dance and Reel, and Proof.

Karsin Heithold

Front of House Supervisor