Current projects of the Theater faculty, staff, and students
Lineset 10 Incorporated was founded by Professor of the Practice Brian Fitzmorris and Technical Director Aubree Cedillo.
On January 22, 2014, Lineset 10 worked on the UCLA Head and Neck Luminary Ball, featuring performances by John Mayer and Celine Dion. Occidental students and alumni particularly impressed Celine's technical crew with their efficiency and skill at load-in.
Current Oxy Theater students and alumni worked with Professor Fitzmorris, to implement scenery and lighting for the UNICEF Ball at the Beverly Wilshire Ballroom on January 14, 2014. Hosted by Matt Damon and Jerry Weintraub, the evening featured award recipient Michael Douglass and performances by Broadway star Kristen Chenoweth and Paul Anka.
Operation Smile's 2013 gala was Line Produced by Brian Fitzmorris and Art Directed by Aubree Cedillo. Stage Supervisor, Marie Scott, and Lead Technician, Jeremy Susel, led Lineset 10's professional crew of current Oxy students (Adam Roy, Dylan Bruce, Reza Vojdani) and alumni (Alyssa Escalante, Courtney Dusenberry, James Pomichter, Justin Kief, Kaja Martin, Kirk Graves, Kari Swanson, Sara Gosschalk) to execute all scenic and lighting elements.
Professor of the Practice, Brian Fitzmorris, supervises Randy Newman's sound check as Line Producer for the 2013 UCLA Neurosurgery Visionary Ball. Featured presenters and awards recipients included Bob Newhart and Chuck Lorre. The gala's lighting and scenic elements were implemented by the Lineset 10 student and alumni crew.
Current students and alumni employed by Lineset 10 worked on the Cedars Sinai Women's Guild Annual Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Ballroom on November 19, 2013. Hosted by Will Arnett, the evening included headliner LeAnn Rimes, a performance by the Los Angeles Ballet, and featured Gerard Butler
Brian Fitzmorris, was also Line Producer for the UCLA Longevity Center's ICON Awards honoring Sidney Poitier, featuring Morgan Freeman and Quincy Jones, with musical performance by Natalie Cole. Staff and administrators from Oxy's Theater and Performing Arts Facilities, Aubree Cedillo, Marie Scott, and Jeremy Susel, also contributed to the production.
Alums and current students involved included Stage Manager, Sara Gosschalk '13 (pictured below with Quincy Jones).
Photos by Aubree Cedillo
Shaw's The Doctor's Dilemma at A Noise Within in Pasadena
Professor Susan Gratch has designed scenery for the upcoming production of this timely play.
Previews begin on October 13 and Opening is October 20.
Working as Assistant Designer and Lead Painter is recent alum, Michael Field '11.
Digital Rendering of The Doctor's Dilemma, Act 1 Set: Dr. Ridgeon's Consulting Rooms
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