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Saturday, March 10 • 8:00am - 8:50am
Sink or Swim: Early Career Advice

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Panelists will offer guidance to college students about to enter their new life as a theatre professional. Learn how to navigate your first few jobs and handle your new career path without the safety net of your university.

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Anne Carncross

Associate Professor/Technical Director
Anne has been an theater practitioner and educator for over 15 years. She currently serves as the Technical Director at Florida Gulf Coast University. She also works as a freelance lighting designer for various regional theater opera and dance companies. Anne also works with local... Read More →

Krista Franco

Production Manager/Resident Scenic Designer, Endstation Theatre Company
Krista Franco is a founding member of Endstation Theatre Company and serves as the Resident Scenic Designer and Production Manager. Currently, Krista is an Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts at Stetson University in Deland, FL. In addition to technical production & design courses... Read More →
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Brian Smallwood

Assistant Professor/ Technical Director, U of Nevada, Las Vegas
Brian Smallwood has been teaching at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas for over four years now. His research focuses on increasing productivity through employee wellness, and he has presented on the topic for the American Public Works Association and Washington College. Prior to... Read More →

Saturday March 10, 2018 8:00am - 8:50am CST
Battle House - Bienville Square