Megan Lang

Lives in New York, NY

Works anywhere

meglang09@gmail.com

Education

 

2009 - 2013  BA: Theater

Concentration in Design & Production

Fordham University (NY, USA)

 

2011 Semester Abroad

Trinity College Dublin (Ireland)

2011-2012 Winter Intensive

Moscow Art Theater School (Russia) 

 

 

Experience (selected)

2012: Internship at Lincoln Center Festival. Primarily assisted Ben Hagen, lighting supervisor for the Gerald W. Lynch Theater. Reviewed tech riders, prepped lighting paperwork, and oversaw hang for domestic and international incoming shows.

2014: Assistant SFX Design under Greg Meeh for Sting's The Last Ship on Broadway. Created paperwork/ drawings, oversaw implementation, and worked with the lighting department to integrate effects into the lighting console.

2015: Designed lighting for William Burke's Comfort Dogs at JACK in Brooklyn.

2015-2016: Associate SFX Design under Greg Meeh for An Act of God  on Broadway, in LA, in San Francisco, and on the second Broadway run.

2015-Present: Lighting design for Ubumuntu Arts Festival in Kigali, Rwanda, which occurs annually in July. Overview tech riders, design and implement festival rep plot, and work with incoming directors or designers to program lighting for individual shows.

2017-2019: Co-lighting design with Ashley Vellano for Kaneza Schaal's JACK &, which toured the US.

2018: Associate LD for Jaamil Olawale Kosoko's Negrophobia and Sèancers at Mousonturm in Frankfurt, Germany.

 

2019-Present: Effects crew on History's Forged in Fire for J&M Special Effects.

 

Skills

ETC Console Programming (Advanced)

GrandMA, Strand, and Avolite Programming (Beginner)

Basic Console Networking

Vectorworks - 2D and 3D 

Lightwright

Proficient in reading music

Advanced electrics

Basic carpentry

Basic rigging

Soldering - LED tape, etc.

Effects: fog/haze, rain/water systems, pyrotechnics.

NYC Pyrotechnic License Class C - Apprentice

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