Skip to main content

Bruce Duerden

Bruce  Duerden

Lighting Designer and Intern & Apprentice Coordinator

Contact Information

Biography

Bruce L. Duerden returns to Lyric as the Lighting Designer for Clybourne Park and the Intern and Apprentice Coordinator!

Bruce has been a Professor of Theatre Design at Utah State University (USU) for the past 26 years and has worked for the last 24 years with the Lyric Repertory Company. Prior to USU Bruce was a lecturer at Brigham Young University then an assistant professor at Texas A&M. In 2017 he was advanced to full professor in the Caine College of the Arts at USU. During his career, he has designed, and served as technical director for numerous professional and education productions in Utah, Off Broadway NY, Hawaii, Wyoming, New Jersey, California and Wisconsin. Recent work includes: Scenic Design for Into the Woods, Lighting Design for Pride and Prejudice, Xanadu, Solana, Scarlet Pimpernel, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat and The Pirates of Penzance.