Scott C. Parker


Scott C. Parker has been a lighting/sound/scenic designer, Equity stage manager, and technical director in New York City for over 30 years. Since 2005, he has co-produced the annual Stage Lighting Super Saturday workshop with partner Sonny Sonnenfeld in New York City. Parker has served as chair for the USITT NY Area Section and is active in the annual USITT national conferences. Teaching positions have included professor of lighting design and technology at Columbus State University in Columbus, GA; professor of lighting and sound design at the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film; professor of theater technology at Pace University; and teacher of stage design and technology at the Edward R. Murrow School in NYC.

Parker’s credits include Radio City Music Hall, the Lincoln Center Institute, Gene Frankle Theater, The Public, John Houseman Theater, American Place, Town Hall, and other theaters across the USA. Parker has worked as a TV news cameraman with work appearing locally on all New York City News programs. His work has also been seen nationally and internationally on ABC, CBS, NBC, CNN, TNN, CNBC, overseas television, and Good Morning America, 48 Hours, and Regis Philbin. Parker is a member of AEA and USA829. He has a master of fine arts degree in Theatrical Design and Technology from Brooklyn College and has studied design at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, The Studio School of Stage Design, The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, and at Bennington College, where he earned his bachelor’s degree.

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