Jim Trenberth

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Lighting Designer
Jim Trenberth

Jim Trenberth, ISU Theatre’s Resident Lighting Designer and Production Manager, received his MFA in Theatre Design from Ohio University. Jim joined the ISU Theatre faculty in 1993. Since that time he has designed over two hundred productions with ISU and other theatres including The Wisconsin Shakespeare Festival, Wildspace Dance Company of Milwaukee, Sunset Theatre in Milwaukee, Central College, Drake University, StageWest and The Des Moines Metro Opera.

Show Credits 

  • Lighting Designer, Our Town, 2018
  • Scenic Designer, Our Town, 2018
  • Sound Designer, Our Town, 2018
  • Lighting Designer, Oklahoma!, 2018
  • Sound Designer, Iphigenia, 2018
  • Lighting Designer, A Christmas Carol, 2017
  • Sound Designer, A Christmas Carol, 2017
  • Sound Designer, The Children's Hour, 2017
  • Lighting Designer, Out of the Fire: The Banned Books Monologues, 2017
  • Sound Designer, Out of the Fire: The Banned Books Monologues, 2017
  • Lighting Designer, The Tempest, 2017
  • Sound Designer, The Tempest, 2017
  • Lighting Designer, Little Women, 2017
  • Lighting Designer, The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail, 2016
  • Sound Designer, The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail, 2016
  • Lighting Designer, Cabaret, 2f016
  • Lighting Designer, The Birds, 2016
  • Scenic Designer, The Birds, 2016
  • Lighting Designer, The Secret Garden, 2016
  • Lighting Designer, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, 2016
  • Lighting Designer, Love and Information, 2015
  • Lighting Designer, The Magic Flute, 2015
  • Lighting Designer, On the Verge, 2015
  • Lighting Designer, Les Misérables, 2015
  • Lighting Designer, Love and Honor: Iowa in the Civil War, 2015
  • Lighting Designer, A Christmas Carol, 2014
  • Lighting Designer, Amadeus, 2014
  • Lighting Designer, Spring Awakening, 2014
  • Scenic Designer, My Grandparents in the War, 2014
  • Lighting Designer, My Grandparents in the War, 2014
  • Production Design, My Grandparents in the War, 2014
  • Production Manager, Into the Woods, 2014
  • Lighting Designer, The Seagull, 2013
  • Lighting Designer, Fiddler on the Roof, 2013
  • Lighting Designer, Candide, 2012
  • Lighting Designer, To Kill a Mockingbird, 2012
  • Production Manager, Rent, 2012
  • Lighting Designer, Hedda Gabler, 2011
  • Lighting Designer, Love's Labor's Lost, 2011
  • Lighting Designer, A Christmas Carol, 2011
  • Lighting Designer, The Miracle Worker, 2011
  • Lighting Designer, The Arabian Nights, 2010
  • Production Manager, Guys and Dolls, 2010
  • Lighting Designer, The Importance of Being Earnest, 2010
  • Lighting Designer, Sweeney Todd, 2009
  • Lighting Designer, Twelfth Night, 2009
  • Lighting Designer, Gypsy, 2009
  • Production Manager, Gypsy, 2009
  • Lighting Designer, The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail, 2009
  • Scenic Designer, The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail, 2009
  • Sound Designer, The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail, 2009
  • Lighting Designer, Fifth of July, 2008
  • Lighting Designer, Love and Honor: Iowa in the Civil War, 2008
  • Technical Director, Barjche, 2008
  • Lighting Designer, The Boys Next Door, 2008
  • Lighting Designer, Quilters, 2007
  • Lighting Designer, We Won't Pay! We Won't Pay!, 2007
  • Lighting Designer, The Music Man, 2007
  • Lighting Designer, Intimate Apparel, 2007
  • Sound Design, Arcadia, 2007
  • Lighting Designer, A Midsummer Night's Dream, 2006
  • Lighting Designer, The Marriage of Figaro, 2006
  • Lighting Designer, Our Town, 2006
  • Lighting Designer, The Rivals, 2006
  • Lighting Designer, How I learned to Drive, 2006
  • Lighting Designer, A Christmas Carol, 2005
  • Lighting Designer, The Pavilion, 2005
  • Lighting Designer, James and the Giant Peach, 2005
  • Lighting Designer, The Secret Garden, 2005
  • Lighting Designer, The Diary of Anne Frank, 2005
  • Technical Director, Barjche, 2005
  • Director, Talking With, 2005
  • Lighting Designer, Dearly Departed, 2004
  • Lighting Designer, True West, 2004
  • Lighting Designer, The Promised Land, 2004
  • Lighting Designer, Glengarry Glen Ross, 2004
  • Scenic Designer, Glengarry Glen Ross, 2004
  • Lighting Designer, Barjche, 2004
  • Lighting Designer, Ruddigore or the Witch's Curse, 2003
  • Director, Proof, 2003
  • Lighting Designer, I Never Sang for My Father, 2003
  • Lighting Designer, Brigadoon, 2003
  • Lighting Designer, Barjche, 2003
  • Sound Engineer, A Christmas Carol, 2002
  • Lighting Designer, Stained Glass, 2002
  • Sound Engineer, The Laramie Project, 2002
  • Lighting Designer, The Laramie Project, 2002
  • Lighting Designer, Grease, 2002
  • Scenic Designer, Los Vendidos, 2002
  • Lighting Designer, Heroes Among Us, 2001
  • Lighting Designer, Lend Me a Tenor, 2001
  • Scenic Designer, Lend Me a Tenor, 2001
  • Production Manager, Oklahoma!, 2001
  • Lighting Designer, Twelfth Night, 2000
  • Lighting Designer, I've Got Something to Say Too, 2000
  • Sound Engineer, Into the Woods, 2000
  • Lighting Designer, Shakespeare's Women, 2000
  • Lighting Designer, The Good Times are Killing Me, 1999
  • Lighting Designer, Anything Goes, 1999
  • Lighting Designer, A Little Night Music, 1998
  • Scenic Designer, A Poke in the Eye, 1998
  • Scenic Designer, Macbeth, 1998
  • Lighting Designer, Equus, 1995
  • Lighting Designer, The Skinflint, 1994
  • Lighting Designer, Moliere: The Black Cross, 1994
  • Lighting Designer, The Grapes of Wrath, 1994
  • Lighting Designer, Rumors, 1993
Contact
0326 Carver Hall Iowa State University
Ames
Iowa
50011