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Jim Hunter

 
Bio:
Jim Hunter's scene and lighting designs have been seen at such theatres as the Folger Shakespeare Theatre, Orlando Shakespeare Theatre, Arizona Broadway Theatre, Florida Repertory Theatre, Phoenix Theatre, Theatre Virginia, Florida Studio Theatre, Arkansas Repertory Theatre, Florida Stage, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jim Hunter's scene and lighting designs have been seen at such theatres as the Folger Shakespeare Theatre, Orlando Shakespeare Theatre, Arizona Broadway Theatre, Florida Repertory Theatre, Phoenix Theatre, Theatre Virginia, Florida Studio Theatre, Arkansas Repertory Theatre, Florida Stage, ... (read complete bio)
 

 

Jim Hunter Biography

Jim Hunter's scene and lighting designs have been seen at such theatres as the Folger Shakespeare Theatre, Orlando Shakespeare Theatre, Arizona Broadway Theatre, Florida Repertory Theatre, Phoenix Theatre, Theatre Virginia, Florida Studio Theatre, Arkansas Repertory Theatre, Florida Stage, Charlotte Repertory Theatre, Playhouse on the Square, Drury Lane Theatre, Heritage Repertory Theatre, Veggie Tales Live National Tour, The Lost Colony, World Stage Exposition in Toronto, Wall Street Danceworks and others. Jimis a member of the national designers union, United Scenic Artist, Local 829 in scene and lighting design. He is on the faculty of the University of South Carolina and teaches scenic and lighting design. Current national service activities include Chair of the Commission on Accreditation / Member of the Board with the National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST) and regular assignments chairing Accreditation Teams for NAST. Visit his website at www.jimhunterdesigns.com.




Jim Hunter News

Hilarious INCIDENT Up Next At Florida Repertory Theatre Photo Hilarious INCIDENT Up Next At Florida Repertory Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 26, 2022

Florida Repertory Theatre's 25th anniversary season continues with a brand-new comedy of family errors, “Incident at our Lady of Perpetual Help” by Katie Forgette. The uproarious, comedy invites audiences to relive one family's most embarrassing moment – hilariously retold by Linda O'Shea, the oldest daughter in a staunchly Catholic household.

UofSC Theatre Presents MIDSUMMER On New Outdoor Stage Photo UofSC Theatre Presents MIDSUMMER On New Outdoor Stage
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022

The University of South Carolina Department of Theatre and Dance will launch its 2022/23 performance season October 2-9 with a production of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, presented outdoors on the brand-new Shakespeare Festival Stage. 

Review: NOISES OFF at Orlando Shakes Photo Review: NOISES OFF at Orlando Shakes
by Joseph Harrison - Sep 11, 2022

What’s the formula for a perfect farce? First take a bunch of unwitting characters thrown together in an unlikely scenario, add to that a lot of slamming doors, physical comedy and costume malfunctions (and maybe a bunch of sardines) and let boil over until you have immense amounts of laughter. Or you could just study Michael Frayn’s masterpiece of a comedy NOISES OFF, which is currently playing at Orlando Shakes as the opening production of their 2022 – 2023 season.

The National Building Museum, Folger Shakespeare Library and Folger Theatre Present E Photo The National Building Museum, Folger Shakespeare Library and Folger Theatre Present Engaging Programs Throughout A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by Grace Cutler - Jul 6, 2022

Unique daytime and evening performances and activities to take place inside The Playhouse at the National Building Museum.

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Comes to Folger Theatre This Summer Photo A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Comes to Folger Theatre This Summer
by Stephi Wild - May 25, 2022

Folger Theatre returns to live performances this summer with one of William Shakespeare's most magical and beloved comedies, A Midsummer Night's Dream. This romantic and mischievous romp will be produced as part of the National Building Museum's Summer Block Party on stage at The Playhouse that is being built from the ground up inside the Museum's majestic Great Hall.

UofSC's Longstreet Theatre to Present ROMEO AND JULIET Photo UofSC's Longstreet Theatre to Present ROMEO AND JULIET
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022

The University of South Carolina Theatre Program will conclude its 2021/22 season with William Shakespeare’s beloved drama Romeo and Juliet, running April 8-15 at Longstreet Theatre.

UofSC Theatre to Present THESE SHINING LIVES Photo UofSC Theatre to Present THESE SHINING LIVES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 10, 2022

The University of South Carolina Dept. of Theatre and Dance will present These Shining Lives, a drama based on the tragic yet inspiring true story of the “radium girls,” February 25 – March 4 at Drayton Hall Theatre.

BWW Review: THE WOMAN IN BLACK at Florida Repertory Theatre is Superbly Spooky Photo BWW Review: THE WOMAN IN BLACK at Florida Repertory Theatre is Superbly Spooky
by Elizabeth James - Nov 2, 2021

THE WOMAN IN BLACK at Florida Repertory Theatre, directed by Steve Pacek, tells the story of Arthur Kipps, who has been haunted by a dark past and is desperate to rid himself of it by having his story told. He enlists the help of a young actor, who then plays younger Arthur Kipps while the older Arthur Kipps plays the rest of the people he encountered, for the purpose of their reenactment.

UofSC Theatre Presents TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS This Month Photo UofSC Theatre Presents TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS This Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2021

When she was a struggling writer, author Cheryl Strayed (Wild) spent several years penning an advice column under the alias “Sugar,” in which she offered up truths on everything from dating to family dysfunction to profound loss. 

Neil Simon Comedy RUMORS Comes To UofSC Next Month Photo Neil Simon Comedy RUMORS Comes To UofSC Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2021

The University of South Carolina Theatre Program will launch its 21/22 season in uproarious style October 15-22 with a production of Neil Simon's raucous comedy Rumors at Drayton Hall Theatre.