Department of Theatre


Heidi Hoffer

Professor Emeritus of Design

M.F.A., Northwestern University
M.A., Northern Illinois University
B.A., Northern Illinois University

Heidi has also worked extensively with several television shows and movies as a scenic designer, light designer and art consultant. Most recently, she was Charge Scenic Artist for two local films: I Can Only Imagine and Wildlife. She has served as the general Editor of the Theatre Design and Technology Journal since 2004 and as an active member of the USITT Scene Design Commission.

Heidi plans to continue her work and present workshops following her retirement. She will continue to work as a guest lighting and scenic designer at universities and community theatres across the nation. 

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