Jared Gooding (Lighting Designer)
Jared is a graduate of The Theatre School at DePaul University with a degree in Lighting Design. A native of Houston Texas, his recent credits include the Associate Design of LOOKINGGLASS ALICE (Lookingglass) and the Lighting Assistant for “THE WIZ Live” on NBC. He has also designed: AFTER All OF THE TERRIBLE THINGS I DO (About Face Theatre); SUNSET BABY (Timeline); DIVINE ORDER OF BECOMING, WARM ON THE COOLING BOARD, BLACKADEMICS, REALITY CHECK, and WITHOUT TRACE (MPAACT); STICK FLY (Windy City Playhouse); FOR HER AS A PIANO (Pegasus Theatre); LUCK OF THE IRISH (Next Theatre); BLACK NATIVITY (Congo Square); HOW WE GOT ON (Citadel Theatre); the 2015, 2014, and 2013 seasons of Fleetwood Jourdrain Theatre’s productions; WELCOME TO AMERICA (Prologue); and FLORENCE, WINE IN THE WILDERNESS, and CEREMONIES IN DARK OLD MEN (ETA). Jared is a MPAACT company member and also serves as the technical director for their Solo Jams series. He spends his free time as a DJ in area bars.