Assistant Technical Director, Department of Theatre & Dance
About Rick Mayfield
BS-Northern Michigan University
MFA- University of Tennessee-Knoxville
ETCP certified Rigger-Theatre
OSHA Ten Hour Certified
Rick received his MFA in Theatre Technology from The University of Tennessee. His extensive background includes serving as a Technical Director/Assistant Professor at Florida State University, Technical Director/Lecturer at Oberlin College, Technical Director for Daytona Beach Community College, Scenic Carpenter for the Alabama Shakespeare Festival, Scenic Carpenter for the Humana Festival at Actors Theatre of Louisville and Special Projects Carpenter at Spoleto Festival USA. Rick is an ETCP certified rigger and has received OSHA Ten Hour training.
Research and Scholarly Activities
Teaching interests: Rigging, Microcontrollers
- Southern Theatre Magazine
- Outside the Box; 25 Design-Tech Strategies to Save You Time and Money.
- Presentations at Southeastern Theatre Conference and United States Institute for Theatre Technology.