Colleen Albrecht

Lighting Designer & Photographer

THIS SITE IS CURRENTLY UNDER CONSTRUCTION.

THE NEW SITE SHOULD BE READY AT THE START OF THE YEAR.

Colleen Albrecht is a lighting designer and photographer living in Avon Lake, Ohio.  She has designed for several Cleveland area companies such as convergence-continuum, Great Lakes Theater in collaboration with Cleveland Metropolitan School District, Cleveland Opera, Playhouse Square, Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland Institute of Music, Beck Center, The Fine Arts Association, Heights Youth Theatre, True North Cultural Arts, Magnificat, and Baldwin Wallace University.

At convergence-continuum, she has designed the lighting and photographed the productions of Sordid Lives, MilkMilkLemonadeThe Museum PlayKimberly AkimboOuroborosFinn in the UnderworldFreakshowMr. MarmaladeDemon BabyIcarusPoona. . .  and other Plays for ChildrenTales of the Lost Formicans, and Hot ‘N’ Throbbing.

As resident designer and lighting director at PCPA on California’s central coast, she designed The Chalk CircleThe Man Who Came to DinnerKiss Me KateUrinetownThe Sound of MusicOthello, and returned as a guest to design The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.

She has also designed the All City Musical productions of The Wiz, Kiss Me Kate, Memphis, Rent, Aida, FootlooseBubbling Brown SugarFameA Decade of Dreams, and Dreamgirls in collaboration with Cleveland Metropolitan School District.

Ms. Albrecht has taught lighting design and technology at Kent State University, PCPA, Lake Erie College, Tri-C West, and Lakewood High School.  She obtained her BFA in production design and technology from Ohio University and her MFA in lighting design from the University of California, Irvine.