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Production Team

The Premiere Playhouse brings in talented production teams of theatre artists throughout the year to collaborate with our staff in providing the Sioux Empire community with high quality live theatre productions. Take a look at who is bringing Season 21 to life!

Alex Newcomb Weiland

Production Manager
Season 21 Mainstage

Alex Pikiben

Sound Designer
Hair

Asst. Lighting Designer
Hair

Alexondrea Thong Vanh

Charge Scenic Artist
Season 21 Mainstage
Asst. Scenic Designer
The Little Mermaid

Scenic Designer
The Premiere Premieres

Amber Sumner

Scenic & Properties Curator
The Glass Menagerie

Brittney Lewis

Costume, Hair & Makeup Designer/Coordinator
Costume Shop Manager
Season 21 Mainstage

Asst. Director & Dramaturg
Hair

Clay Ackerman

Music Director
Hair

Corey Shelsta

Lighting Designer
A Christmas Carol
Oklahoma!
Hair

Scenic Designer
Oklahoma!

Elizabeth Wintering

Asst. Stage Manager
The Little Mermaid
A Christmas Carol
The Premiere Premieres
Hair

Stage Manager
The Glass Menagerie

Erika Waxdahl

Stage Manager
The Premiere Premieres
Oklahoma!

Jake Cox

Properties Artisan
Season 21 Mainstage

Jayna Gearhart Fitzsimmons

Stage Director
The Premiere Premieres (Hearing)

Jesse Jensen

Associate Director
A Christmas Carol

Jill Clark

Scenic Designer & Asst. Technical Director
The Little Mermaid

Asst. Scenic Designer
A Christmas Carol

Scenic Designer & Technical Director
The Premiere Premieres

Scenic Designer
Hair

Kevin Wintering

Stage Manager
The Little Mermaid
A Christmas Carol
Hair

Stage Director
The Premiere Premieres (Comfortably Single)

Lary B. Etten

Stage Director
A Christmas Carol

Leigh Spencer

Choreographer
The Little Mermaid

Playwright
The Premiere Premieres

Magen Richeal

Asst. Director
The Little Mermaid

Choreographer
Hair

Malia Lukomski

Sound Designer
Season 21 Mainstage (Excluding Hair)
The Glass Menagerie

Projections Coordinator
A Christmas Carol
The Premiere Premieres

Matt Nesmith

Stage Director & Vocal Music Director
Oklahoma!

Matt Walicke

Music Director
The Little Mermaid

Composer, Arranger, Music Director
A Christmas Carol

Oliver Mayes

Producer & Casting Director
Season 21 Mainstage

Director
The Little Mermaid
Hair
The Glass Menagerie

Patrick Simonsen

Director
The Little Mermaid

Asst. Choreographer
Oklahoma!

Pierce Humke

Technical Director
Season 21 Mainstage

Rachel Smith

Choreographer
Oklahoma!

Richard Swanson

Playwright
The Premiere Premieres

Tiffany Koppes

Asst. Choreographer
The Little Mermaid

Choreographer
A Christmas Carol

Victor Shonk

Scenic Designer
A Christmas Carol