Richard Olmsted has designed scenery and/or lighting for over 150 theatre and dance, for California Shakespeare Theatre, Marin Theatre Co, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, San Jose Rep, ODC/SF, Joe Goode Performance Group, and Magic Theatre. He has collaborated with many well known directors, writers and choreographers including Barbara Oliver, Joy Carlin, Tom Ross, Octavio Solis, Michael Butler, Albert Takazaukas, Danny Scheie, Lee Sankowich, and Tazewell Thompson.
Olmsted has designed 30 productions for Berkeley’s Aurora Theatre Company, and is a proud member of United Scenic Artists, local 829. Prior to coming to CSUEB, he taught scenic design at the University of California, Berkeley, at Mills College, and technical theatre production at Las Positas College and Holy Names University.
Scenic and Lighting Design for live performance.
|Course #||Sec||Course Title||Days||From||To||Location||Campus||Textbook Info|
|THEA 260||01||Architecture & Costume History||TTH||9:30AM||10:45AM||TH-0182||Hayward Campus||View Books|
|THEA 345||01||How to Watch Plays and Film||TH||6:00PM||9:00PM||RO-0137||Hayward Campus||View Books|
|THEA 381||01||Stage, Light & Sound Support||ARR||TH-0184||Hayward Campus||View Books|
|THEA 461||03||Scenery, Light & Sound Design||MWF||12:00PM||12:20PM||TH-0288||Hayward Campus||View Books|
|THEA 461||3A||Scenery, Light & Sound Design||MWF||12:20PM||1:40PM||TH-0288||Hayward Campus||View Books|