South Carolina Children’s Theatre announced June 21 Genesis Garza has joined as its new technical director. In his new role, he will design many of the theater’s future main stage and second stage productions, special events and third stage sharings. He will also teach lighting and stage design classes in SCCT’s education department.

Garza has experience in rigging installation, stage and production management and technical direction as well as scenic, video and lighting design. He previously taught and oversaw the design, technical and management programs at North Greenville University and Saginaw Valley State University in Saginaw, Michigan.

Garza graduated from Michigan State University with a master’s in fine arts in theatre design with emphasis in scenic, lighting and video design.

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