Paul Hackenmueller

Adjunct Instructor

Lighting designer; Theater & Opera credits include: Wexford Festival Opera: il Bravo, L’oracolo, Mala Vita Santa Fe Opera: The Golden Cockerel Seattle Opera:Carmen  Irish National Opera: Carmen Dallas Opera: Becoming Santa, The Golden Cockerel Romanian National Opera: La Traviata Boston Lyric Opera: WertherI PuritaniToscaOpera Philadelphia: Carmen, La Traviata Pittsburgh Opera: Rodelinda Opera Colorado: Romeo & Juliet, Rusalka Virginia Opera: il Postino Palm Beach Opera: Orfeo et Euridice Gotham Chamber Opera: Baden Baden 1927 Broadway: (Assoc) DisgracedLady Day at Emerson’s Bar and GrillSuperfly, the new musical, Fela!, Desire Under the ElmsA Bronx Tale, Mauritius, The FrogsAida, and Martin Guerre. The Guthrie Theater: Confluence, An Evening of One Acts, Short Stories, An Evening of Short Plays, Seven Eleven, I Keep Walking on Sinking Sand, A Long Walk Syracuse Stage: Caroline or Change GEVA: A Christmas Carol, To Kill A Mockingbird Alliance Theater: Ever AfterGhost Brother’s of Darkland County, Jesus Christ Superstar Gospel American Conservatory Theater: A Walk On the Moon, Last Five Years (Associate) Merrimack Repertory Theater: God of Carnage, Tally’s Folly, Fabuloso, Mrs. Whitney, Half ‘n Half ‘n Half, Homestead Crossing Juilliard School: John Barton’s The Greeks: Part One Perseverance Theater: Treasure Island, Skin of our Teeth Berkshire Theater Group: Same Time Next Year, No Wake, Finian’s Rainbow, Homestead Crossing Portland Stage: Homestead Crossing McCarter Theater Center / Princeton University: Troy: After & Before People’s Light & Theater Company: Biloxi BluesTale of Two Cities, CinderellaTreasure Island: A Musical PantoTwelfth Night Theater Latte Da:Parade, Oliver Off-Broadway: Happy Birthday TACT, Cloud Tectonics Culture Project, Walk Two MoonsLortel, Jump/Rope Square Peg Productions, Peter Pan, The Great American War Machine Irondale Ensemble, Carrie PS122. Artists’ in Performance include: Katy Perry, Michael Buble, Norah Jones, Courtyard Hounds, Tony Bennett, Beyonce, John Legend, James Taylor, Alison Kraus, No Doubt, Taylor Swift, B.O.B., Pearl Jam, Faith Hill, Matisyahu, Shakira, Justin Timberlake, Lady Antebellum, Bruno Mars, The Band Perry, Black Eyed Peas, Luke Bryan, Elton John, Garth Brooks, Lionel Ritchie, Jon McLaughlin, Billy Ray Cyrus, K’naan, Marc Anthony, Ricky Martin, Jennifer Hudson, Jackie Evancho, Gloria Estefan, & The Fray. Commercial Clients: Target StoresCarlson CompaniesBoston ScientificRadisson Hotel GroupStarkey Inc., Helms Briscoe, Cargill. Training:  M.F.A. New York University Tisch School of the Arts; B.A. University of Minnesota.