Xavier Pierce

Triad Stage: Red, The Mountaintop. Regional: Westport Country Playhouse, Intiman Theatre, Crossroads Theatre Company, Peterborough Players, Performing Arts Center, South Miami-Dade Performing Arts Center, Santa Fe Opera, Utah Shakespearean Festival and Arena Stage (Allen Lee Hughes Lighting Design Fellow). Other: Two Trains Running (Two River Theatre Company); DRUMLINE LIVE! (National and International Tours); Clybourne Park (associate lighting designer, Walter Kerr Theatre, Broadway). Mr. Pierce lit the grand opening of the South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center with director Heidi Marshall. Education: Graduate of NYU Tisch School of the Arts, MFA in Design for Stage and Film, and a Visiting Assistant Professor in Lighting Design at the University of Illinois.