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Tanya Sweet

Tanya Sweet

Associate Professor

Ferguson Ctr A143
(757) 594-7526
tsweet@cnu.edu

Education

  • MFA in Theatre, University of Illinois
  • BA in Theatre Arts/Design, Beloit College

Teaching

Stage Mechanics, CAD, Stage Management, Scene Painting, Playwriting

Research

Rigging, Scenic Engineering, Drafting

Biography

TANYA SWEET is TheaterCNU’s Technical Director and Director of Theater. Off-Broadway credits include Visions in the Funhouse (Lincoln Center, Clark Studio Theatre), Dahling! (Grove Street Playhouse) and Marisol (Sanford Meisner Theatre). Regional credits include Bus Stop, The Lion in Winter, Proof (Krannert Center) and Lincoln The Theatrical Experience (Lincoln Amphitheater). For eight seasons Ms. Sweet served as the Technical Director for Hope Summer Repertory Theater in Holland, Michigan. At CNU Ms. Sweet has technical directed upwards of fifty shows as well as designing scenery for many. Favorite designs at CNU are Triumph of Love and Dancing at Lughnasa. She has served the Public Education Foundation in Evansville, Indiana as their associate-designer for eight seasons. She has stage management training from the late great Ron Beebe.


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