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John Landon Bio
John Landon

John Landon

Professor of Theatre, Technical Director

Office: Sybil B. Harrington Fine Arts Complex, Room 122
Email: jlandon@wtamu.edu
Phone: 806-651-2815
Personal Page: www.wtamu.edu/~jlandon/

Professional Profile

Landon has a B.A. in theatre from Hardin-Simmons University and a M.F.A. in design and technology from Trinity University, which he earned while studying at the Dallas Theater Center.

Teaching and Related Service

Landon teaches Introduction to Theatre (online), Stagecraft, Concepts in Technical Production, and Stage Management. He also teaches Theatre Practicum, which meets each afternoon to build for theatre productions.

Research and Creative Activity

As the technical director for the theatre department, Landon supervises the production side of each play or musical performed in one of the two University theatres. He's a member of the Texas Educational Theatre Association, a national member of the United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT) and he co-sponsors the USITT student chapter at WTAMU. Landon has built scenery or served as technical director for performing arts organizations like Lone Star Ballet, the musical drama TEXAS, Shakespeare Festival of Dallas and the Fort Worth Ballet.
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