Michael A. Peterson

Lighting Designer

Michael A. Peterson

Lighting Designer, Hill Theatre & Engaging Shaw

Michael is excited to continue his 18th season with us at APT with his first design opportunity in the Touchstone Theatre. Previously at APT he has designed the lighting for 90 productions up the path at the Hill Theatre. Willamette Repertory Theatre; General Manager/Lighting Designer for nine years. Michael was at PCPA Theaterfest in California for fifteen seasons where he served as the Conservatory Director/Technical Theatre, Resident Lighting Designer and Lighting Director. As a freelance lighting designer, he has worked on the national tour of City of Angels as a lighting design assistant, as well as designing for David Crosby & CPR, Michael McDonald, Christopher Cross, Suzy Boggus, Desert Rose Band, Zaca Creek, Skylight Opera, Willamette Repertory Theatre, Willamette University, Eugene Ballet, Eugene Concert Choir, Eugene Opera, Eugene Symphony, Oregon Bach Festival, Oregon Contemporary Theatre, Diablo Valley College, Allan Hancock College Dance Department, Music Academy of the West, New Hope Christian College, Northwest Christian University, San Jose Rep and S.B.C.L.O.