Date of Award

Spring 2020

Document Type

Open Access Thesis


Theatre and Dance

First Advisor

Jim Hunter


The ensuing is an analytical examination of three years within the Master of Fine Arts program at the University of South Carolina, focusing in the concentration of Lighting Design. It examines three main stage productions that were assigned to Tyler Omundsen and provides insight into his process and experiences within the program. This text provides the story of the original script and how the artist was able to decipher it into a working design.