Pat Henderson graduated with a Masters in theatre from the University of Minnesota. In addition to stage managing, she is a director, lighting/set designer and technical director. Pat has been the stage manager for all productions for Williams Street Rep at the Raue Center for the past year and a half. Pat is the resident lighting and set designer for Three Cat Productions. Pat’s other most recent credits include Set, Lighting and Sound Design for Les Miserables and Lighting Designer for Rent andPutnam County Spelling Bee at Sheboygan Theatre Company. Pat recently directed a youth theatre production of her own adaptation of a Midsummer Night’s Dream at Gorilla Tango Skokie. Pat also directed the inaugural production of Sylvia for Studio Players. Pat has directed and designed Mary Zimmerman’s The Arabian Nights and Argonautika for a theatre troupe she founded for high school and college students called Grey Area Players. For the past four years, Pat was the co director of the Wisconsin State 4 H Drama Company comprised of 35 youth from across the state. Pat also founded a reader’s theatre at a senior center in Wisconsin called Not the Theatre of the Living Dead (the senior readers selected the name). Pat’s readers performed several plays by Charles Mee and received special permission from Caryl Churchill to perform 7 Jewish Children as a performance production involving senior citizens and high school students.
Resident Set and Lighting Designer