• Theatre

  • Gavin McDonald

  • He/Him

  • Assistant Professor

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E gavmcd@yorku.ca

EDUCATION

BFA, Theatre Technical Production & Design, York University '00

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Lighting & Media Design

BIOGRAPHY

Gavin McDonald has been a lighting designer and production manager for theatre, dance, music, exhibitions, events and opera for over 20 years, working with companies across Canada, including Canadian Stage, the Stratford Festival, the Canadian Opera Company, Citadel Theatre, Young People’s Theatre, MOonhORsE Dance Theatre, Ross Petty Productions, Peggy Baker Dance Projects, Countermeasure, the Ontario Science Centre, Luminato, Nuit Blanche, and Harbourfront Centre.  He has toured across Canada, the United States, and the UK.

Gavin is a member of the Associated Designers of Canada and a representative for York University with the Canadian Institute for Theatre Technology.

Theatre

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Danielle A.D. Howard

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Rebecca Caines

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Jamie Robinson

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Tom Osborne

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Mary Pecchia

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Susanna Talanca

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Marlis Schweitzer

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Christina Cicko

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Gavin McDonald

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Aaron Kelly

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