Chris Simpson: Guest Teaching Artist

Chris Simpson is extremely excited to work with SCCT teaching Technical Theater classes this Summer. Chris is currently the Technical Director at Flat Rock Playhouse, the State Theater of North Carolina, just up the mountain from SCCT. Chris has worked throughout the Southeast region working with Georgia Shakespeare Festival, Atlanta Classical Theater, Georgia Ensemble, Atlanta Puppetry Center, Gainesville Theater Alliance, Wonder Quest, Florida Rep, Horn in the West, Triad Stage, Piedmont Opera, USC Columbia, Majestic Scenic Company and North Carolina Stage. Chris is a carpenter, welder, electrician, props artisan, special effects technician, rigger, and sometimes a painter if he is needed to be. He looks forward to working with the young minds of the Upstate to teach them the craftsmanship and exciting world of Technical Theater.