Holly Breuer

Holly Breuer

James N. Wise Visiting Professor

Department/Affiliation: Theatre & Dance
Phone: 330-263-1963
Office Address: 117 Wishart
Email

Degrees

  • B.F.A., Syracuse University 2008
  • M.F.A., Kent State University 2013

Courses Taught

  • THTD 102: Foundations of Theatrical Design

Presentations

  • Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Region 5 – 2017: Des Moines, IA   “Design Intensive: Conceptual Approaches to Scenic Model Making”
  • SETC - 2015: Mobile, AL  “Roundtable: Managing Labor Pools in the Paint Shop” 
  • Ohio Valley Chapter, USITT – 2012: Kent, OH co-Presenter, “Best Practices Teaching & Learning Computer Software”

Professional Memberships

  • United States Institute for Theatre Technology
  • Southeastern Theatre Conference
  • Theatre Communications Group
  • Respondent, Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Region 5

Awards

  • Outstanding Scenic Design, Nominated 2016 – Macbeth at Nebraska Shakespeare Festival - Omaha  Arts Council
  • Outstanding Graduate Student Designer, 2013– presented by Kent State University chapter  of Alpha Psi Omega & Kent State Faculty
  • Ezekiel Award of Outstanding Achievement in Set Design, 2012 – Nathan the Wise – Presented by the  Ohio Valley Section, United States Institute for Theatre Technology
  • Boards’ Choice Award, 2012 – Nathan the Wise, Set Design – Presented by the Ohio Valley Section,   United States Institute for Theatre Technology

Notes

Ms. Breuer is a scenic designer and theatre artisan with additional experience in stage properties, scenic painting, and stage management. She has designed for Nebraska Shakespeare Festival, the Barter Theatre’s Barter Players, Adirondack Theatre Festival, Porthouse Theatre, and Birmingham Children’s Theatre.