Faculty Profile for Sarah Maines

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Sarah Maines
Associate Professor — Department of Theatre & Dance
THEA 101
phone: (512) 245-2147

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Lighting Designer, A Christmas Carol: A Rockin' Musical. November 21, 2018.
    Performances:
    • ZACH Theatre, Austin, Texas.
  • Lighting Designer, Terrence McNally's 80th Birthday Gala. November 12, 2018.
    Performances:
    • ZACH Theatre, Austin, Texas.
  • Lighting Designer, Once. September 19, 2018.
    Performances:
    • ZACH Theatre, Austin, Texas.
  • Lighting Design, A Christmas Carol: A Rockin' Family Musical. November 30, 2017.
  • Lighting Designer, In The Heights. June 8, 2017.
    Performances:
    • ZACH Theatre, Austin, Texas.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Nominee: Best Lighting Design for In the Heights, Austin Critics' Table Awards. 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College Achievement Award, Texas State University. 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College Achievement Award, Texas State University. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: National Partners in American Theatre Mentor Award, American College Theatre Festival Region Six. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: National Partners in American Theatre Mentor Award, American College Theatre Festival Region 6. 2016

Selected Grants

  • Maines, Sarah. Electrical Upgrade to The Lab Theatre, Funded by Florida State University Minor Renovation Program, $13484.00. (Funded: 2008). Grant.
  • Maines, Sarah. Theatrical Lighting Design Workbook, San Marcos’s Research Enhancement Program (REP), Texas State University, $8000.00. (Funded: January 2013 - January 2014). Grant.
  • Maines, Sarah. New Technology: The Cutting Edge of the Theatrical Lighting Industry, Florida State University’s Sponsored Research and Development (SRAD), Florida State University, $16000.00. (Funded: May 8, 2008 - August 6, 2008). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Chair
Directing Faculty Search Committee
2018-Present
Member
Performing Arts Center Lighting and Audio/Visual Supervisor Search Committee
2017-Present
Member
Dance Production Faculty Search Committee
2017-Present
Chair
Properties Supervisor Search Committee
2016-Present
Member
Assistant Technical Director Faculty Search Committee
2016-Present