Department of Theatre


Lee Brasuell

Assistant Professor of Design
Technical Director and Production Manager
Mary Lou Lemon Professor of Underrepresented Voices

M.F.A. in Scene Design & Technical Direction, Wayne State University
B.A. in Theatre, University of Central Oklahoma

Before returning to his native state of Oklahoma, Lee Brasuell spent 10 years working professionally in Chicago. His professional credits include aerial and circus rigging design for the Tony Award winning Lookingglass Theatre for the productions of Lookingglass Alice, Hephaestus, Peter Pan, Fedra, Cascabel, featuring Iron Chef Rick Bayless, and most recently The Little Prince.

Other Chicago credits include production design for Shear Madness at The Legendary Chicago Theatre, production artist for Cirque Shanghai's Bai Xi at Chicago's Navy Pier, scenic design for Theatre at the Center's Noises Off, scenic design for Walkabout Theatre's production of An Unembarrassed Mind, and at Moraine Valley Community College, special effects and property design for Evil Dead The Musical and production design for Machinal. Lee has also worked locally for the Lyric Theatre, Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park, and Carpenter Square Theatre. He received his MFA in Scene Design & Technical Direction from the Hilberry Theatre at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, and his BA from the University of Central Oklahoma.

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