Program Director; Arts
Harold Burgess has taught courses in lighting design and drafting and graduate seminars in research and design.
He earned his Master of Fine Arts degree in theatrical design at the University of Maryland. He has served as director of Arts since 2008.
Burgess received the distinguished Henry C. Welcome Fellowship in 2005 and a General Research Board Summer Award in 2006. He has worked as a lighting designer at numerous regional theatres, including Round House Theatre, Studio Theatre, Woolly Mammoth, Rep Stage, Everyman Theatre, and the African Continuum Theatre Company. His personal interests include photography, video, and graphic design.